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PTSD

Vet “Humbled” By Elementary Students’ Effort To Raise Money For Service Dog

Eric Calley of Lansing has post-traumatic stress disorder and lost his service dog Liberty to cancer in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2014

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Detroit Police Department Launches Program To Help Officers Cope With PTSD

Life as a Detroit cop can be tough, says Sgt. Michael Woody.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2014

PTSD Added To Michigan Medical Marijuana Program

Marijuana can be used to relieve post-traumatic stress disorder in Michigan, the first new condition since voters approved pot for medicinal use in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

This is a diagram of the structure seen around an active asteroid designated P/2013 P5. The Hubble Space Telescope photographed six finger-like dust tails in September 2013. One interpretation is that the asteroid's rotation rate has been increased to the point where dust is falling off the surface along the equator and escaping into space. The pressure of sunlight then sweeps the dust into long tails.  NASA photo.

Matt’s Favorites: Twitter IPO, Freaky Asteroid, Scientific Whiz, And Much More

So what’s the latest on a crisp fall Friday? Glad you asked… here’s some crunchy tech news goodness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

Study: Veterans More Likely To Develop Heart Problems

New research is highlighting the physical effects veterans suffer from PTSD.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

Study: PTSD Linked To Smaller Birth Weight, Shorter Gestation

A new University of Michigan study suggests women with post-traumatic stress disorder are likely to have smaller babies and deliver prematurely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

PTSD Victims Include Military Dogs, Too

Gina was a playful 2-year-old German shepherd when she went to Iraq as a highly trained bomb-sniffing dog with the military, conducting door-to-door searches and witnessing all sorts of noisy explosions. She returned home to […]

08/03/2010