Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Affects Hidden Millions

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A very interesting article on a unique way some PTSD sufferers are finding relief.  Maybe the comfort of a weighted blanket takes us back to a simpler time… — PTSD United Staff

Simple relief available for patients with cancer and heart-disease, victims of cyber-bullying and violence, and those experiencing anxieties and insomnia

“AUSTIN, Texas, May 29, 2013 — /PRNewswire-iReach/ — PTSD affects an estimated 5.2 million people each year according to the National Center for PTSD. As many as 7-8% of the US population will have PTSD sometime during their lives. While most people associate PTSD as a combat soldier’s affliction, it affects millions of others throughout the country, requiring long-term and sometimes costly medical care and drug therapies. But surprisingly, there is a simple therapy that has shown to provide some interim relief: having just the right blanket…”

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