HEMP & CBD News — Veteran

Understanding a Veteran with PTSD (repost)

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Understanding a Veteran with PTSD Servicemen and women oftentimes face unique challenges when leaving active duty and readjusting to civilian life. As explained by U.S. Veterans Magazine, these challenges include discovering ways to re-establish their roles within the family, having to find and obtain a civilian job (sometimes for the first time ever, such as when enlisting after graduating from high school), and adjusting to a life that involves making their own choices versus being told what to do, how to do it, and when. However, sometimes soldiers also return home with challenges related to their mental wellbeing as a result...

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PTSD Symptoms and Veteran’s CBD Use

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PTSD Among Veterans: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments and CBD Dwight K. Blake For many people, a traumatic experience or accident has an emotional impact that remains long after the event has passed. The name Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) denotes a psychiatric condition suffered by people who have experienced trauma. Even though PTSD does not affect combat veterans only, studies show that in the military, it has been on the rise. The American Psychiatric Association reports that “PTSD can occur in all people, in people of any ethnicity, nationality or culture, and any age” (Source). The same organization says that this...

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