The Cost of Falling Short on PTSD

Medicine is a beautiful thing.  Thanks to the continuous progress of medicine, we are able to live longer, diseases that would have been a death warrant in the past have become manageable or were outright eradicated, and more severe wounds have become more treatable with higher rates of survival....

VA Suicides Hidden

This is just sad. Dr. Ira Katz, the chief mental health official for the VA, is being called upon to resign as a result of apparently attempting to cover up the number of suicides that have occurred or been attempted whilst under VA care. Now, I know my usual take on stories such as these. And indeed, I am...