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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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Gazette’s Philipps Wins Pulitzer For Vets’ Stories

Dave Philipps of The Gazette won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting Monday for his investigation into an increase in the number of traumatized combat veterans discharged without benefits by the Army.

04/14/2014

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Attorney Fights To Save Pit Bull’s Life

An Aurora attorney is working to save the life of a dog that attacked another dog while it was in the middle of a cross country trip to become an Army veteran’s service animal.

11/07/2013

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Colorado Single Mom In Tough Spot With Federal Shutdown

A Colorado mom has been hit hard by this week’s federal government shutdown.

10/03/2013

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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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