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When PTSD rears its ugly head


Last updated 3/4/2020 at 1:19pm

I would like to talk to you about PTSD, the robber of mothers.

I am no expert, nor do I know the military since neither I nor my husband ever served. We support and uphold our military and because we do, we were so proud when our son decided to join.

He signed up in the deferred program, so in a sense he was military before he graduated high school. Our oldest daughter died soon after he graduated. We all sat at her side while her heart stopped. The visions of those moments dance in my head. I know they dance in my children's heads too. It was a very difficult time.

For my son, grief and...

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