Understanding PTSD and Disability Benefits
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a very real mental health condition that is triggered by events and circumstances common in military service. PTSD is a common wound of war and while it may not be as recognizable to some as a physical wound, it can be just as debilitating as any other injury or condition. Some symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are flashbacks, nightmares, and severe anxiety, there are many more symptoms of PTSD. Soldiers have experienced PTSD as long as war has been a reality of life.
PTSD has been referred to as shell shock, battle fatigue, or combat stress. Whatever you call it, the affects of PTSD are real and significant. PTSD affects the quality of a person's life mentally and physically. Men and women who have served in the military and experienced stressful events may be susceptible to PTSD.
If you or a loved one are suffering from PTSD, Viterna Law can help you pursue health benefits and financial compensation through disability benefits.
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