January 8, 2013
Since 2001, more US troops have died from suicide than have been killed in Afghanistan, and, according to US Army estimates, more than half a million more will suffer from post-traumatic stress.
James S. Gordon, MD., founder and director of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine and author of Unstuck: Your Guide to the Seven-Stage Journey Out of Depression has written a thought-provoking article regarding the failure of conventional means to adequately treat these beleagured veterans, suggesting a need for fundamental change. Read "A Practical Approach to Military PTSD" here. http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/12/a-practical-approach-to-military-ptsd/266088/
Thanks for your interest,
The Citizens for Health Team