High-Intensity Sports for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

As thousands of men and women have returned from military service in Iraq and Afghanistan, public concern has increased regarding the mental health impact of their experiences in these conflicts. Extended deployments, higher rates of survival from wounds, and exposure to multiple improvised explosive device (IED) blasts specific to the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have contributed to higher rates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans ... Read More