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Anxiety Skyrockets With Veterans During 4th Of July Fireworks

American veterans who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder may be hiding indoors during 4th of July fireworks celebrations because of what they suffered while protecting Americans’ freedom.

07/04/2014

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Colorado Man Offers Fellow Vets Free Pot Because It Changed His Life

It was a first for some veterans in Colorado on Memorial Day — they were invited to a free marijuana giveaway.

05/27/2014

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Police Unions Push For Medical Coverage Of PTSD

Police unions across the U.S. are pushing for officers to be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits if they suffer post-traumatic stress disorder, whether they got it from the general stress of police work or from responding to a deadly shooting rampage.

05/16/2014

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Colorado Rejects Pot For Post-Traumatic Stress

Colorado has for a third time rejected marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress.

04/28/2014

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Police PTSD Would Qualify For Workplace Injury In Proposed Bill

Some lawmakers are hoping to help police officer suffering from post traumatic stress disorder or PTSD.

04/23/2014

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Veteran’s Service Dog Turned Over To Authorities In Montrose

Dutch the service dog is back in custody as its owner mounts a legal fight to keep him.

06/25/2013

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Experts Meet In Aurora On Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Experts are gathering in Aurora to study post-traumatic stress disorder in an effort to help military veterans.

04/22/2013

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Grant Provides A Boost To Veterans Seeking Higher Education

A new $1.5 million grant is helping students injured in wars get reacclimated to college life.

04/06/2013

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Aurora Facility Focused On Female Homeless Vets

It’s the “invisible population” that officials from an Aurora shelter want to see more often.

12/01/2012

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Marijuana Activists Try Again On PTSD Petition

Marijuana advocates in Colorado are trying again to add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of conditions for which doctors can recommend medical marijuana under Colorado law.

05/29/2012

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