While it may be difficult for you to accept, you must remember, you didn't ask for PTSD. It's not your fault and that's just a fact, ok?
The nightmares persist, the flashbacks continue, and my hypervigilance is king. Mo matter what I do, I can't seem to break free from PTSD
When ambition meets PTSD, finding a purpose and a passion for life is made so much more difficult. But in the end it can be something great.
For me, when PTSD catches up it takes me out of living and shuts me down. I seldom get away from it when life throws me curve balls.
It takes a different breed of person to be a volunteer firefighter. The time commitment in non-emergency operations alone is tremendous. In fact, responding to calls makes up a very […]
While I fought tooth and nail to shove everything way down, I would come to learn the hard way that You can't ignore PTSD.
PTSD and Its Startle Response is by far one of the most difficult symptoms to manage...but I do my best. We just must keep fighting on.
Mental-health war injury, from shell-shock to PTSD Today, we honour all the men and women who have served their country in battle, many of whom have paid the ultimate sacrifice. […]
It takes a different breed of person to be a volunteer firefighter. The time commitment in non-emergency operations alone is tremendous. in fact, Responding to calls makes up a very small percentage of one's volunteer time.
The wider world around us is rich with the potential for danger and destruction – and like an animal in the wild, I am on constant high-alert. Although […]