Veterans Hope Push-Ups Bring Attention To PTSDSome veterans gathered outside the state Capitol as the 2017 Legislative Session got underway on Wednesday to exercise. Actually, they did push-ups to call attention to PTSD.
Gold Star Family Works To Honor Son By Helping Veterans With PTSDA Gold Star family from Colorado is trying to change the way some veterans treat their post-traumatic stress disorder, and they’re doing it the only way their fallen son would have wanted.
VA Whistleblower Resigns, Citing RetaliationA Department of Veterans Affairs employee who told Congress the agency was using unauthorized wait lists for mental health care in Colorado has resigned, saying he was subjected to retaliation for speaking out.
For Colorado Veterans, Marijuana A Controversial TreatmentFor members of the U.S. military, admitting to using marijuana could result in an investigation and in most cases, punishment or separation from the military.
Colorado Medical Pot Law Poised To Add PTSD As QualifierMarijuana pioneer Colorado is poised to add post-traumatic stress disorder to its medical marijuana program, joining 18 other states that consider PTSD a condition treatable by pot.
Colorado-Produced Documentary About PTSD Viewed On Capitol HillA new locally-produced documentary that looks at how suicide affects veterans from every battle since World War II was shown on Capitol Hill.
CU Researchers Helping ICU Nurses Manage Burnout & PTSDStudies have found that up to 28 percent of hospital nurses who work in the intensive care unit suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Bill Would Help First Responders Suffering From PTSDThere's an effort at the state capitol to help first responders who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Right now, many of them are denied workers compensation because of PTSD.
Veterans Are Using Pot To Ease PTSD, Despite Scant ResearchA growing number of states are weighing whether to legalize marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. But for many veterans, the debate is already over.
Veterans Reach For Yoga To Heal Combat WoundsBearing the residual scars of combat, Colorado veterans are now reaching for Namaste and feeling a sense of hope.
Proposed Pilot Program Would Help Vets With PTSD Train Own Service DogsA Colorado state lawmaker is hoping to launch a first-of-its-kind pilot program to help veterans with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) train their own service dogs.
Service Dog Gives Veteran A Boost In Battle Against Inner ConflictA Denver-area organization that rescues dogs from shelters also works to rescue people from some of life's challenges.

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