NATIONAL PTSD AWARENESS MONTH – June

National PTSD Awareness Month is observed annually in June. The month is dedicated to raising awareness about the condition and how to access treatment. June 27th is also National PTSD Awareness Day.  According to the National Center for PTSD, between 7 and 8 percent of the population will experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) during their lifetime. …
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NATIONAL PTSD AWARENESS DAY

Each year on June 27th, National PTSD Awareness Day recognizes the effects post-traumatic stress has on the lives of those impacted by it. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has a profound effect on the lives of those who suffer from it. The statistics alone are staggering, but can only tell a portion of the story. …
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RESTLESS LEGS AWARENESS DAY – September 23

On September 23rd, Restless Legs Awareness Day promotes education around a medical condition impacting adults and children alike.  Professor Karl-Axel Ekborn, a Swedish neurologist, first described this syndrome in 1945.  We have learned a lot about it since then, and there is still no known cause for it. Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), also known as …
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