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Study Finds Disadvantaged Black Women Suffer From PTSD

According to the Chicago Tribune, a recent Northwestern Medicine study that examined the South Side…

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Self Care: Keeping Your Mind Right While Fighting the Good Fight

After his deadly encounter with police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9,…

Dallas Shooter Showed PTSD Signs, But Little Was Done

Veterans Administration records show that an Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers at…

Can We Stop Trying to Make "Hood Disease" a Real Thing?

Hood Disease Isn’t Real—But It’s Dangerous

By now, we’re all quite clear that “Hood Disease” is not only not an actual…

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No, There’s No ‘Hood Disease’

A viral clip which used the term “Hood Disease” to describe the impact of trauma…

[DOCTORS ORDERS] How to Prevent Media-Induced Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

It has now been two weeks since George Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges in…

The Anxious Life: A Rare Look at Black Women and Combat PTSD

Her smile is bright and accented with a purple hue across her lips. Her doe…

[INTERVIEW]WWII Veteran Fights to See Black Pearl Harbor Hero Properly Honored

At a recent Vietnam Veterans Champions of Change event– a part of the commemoration of the…

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Soldier’s War Within

The U.S. has been engaged in war for a decade. Thousands have been killed on…