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PTSD: How I turned my life around on a potter’s wheel



https://www.bigissue.com/news/ptsd-i-turned-life-around-potters-wheel/

At least 13,000 hero soldiers left HOMELESS after leaving the military - and almost all have PTSD

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/least-13000-hero-soldiers-left-11847000



http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5266735/Harrys-war-without-end.html


Former head of the British Army, General the Lord Dannatt, has joined forces with The Mail on Sunday in a bid to improve mental healthcare for serving soldiers – which medical experts say is ‘on its knees’ due to Government spending cuts.

Last night, Lord Dannatt called for a 24/7 helpline to help prevent traumatised soldiers taking their own lives.

Since 1995, more than 400 serving Servicemen and women have killed themselves, a statistic he says is an indictment of the Ministry of Defence’s attitude towards mental illness. Cases of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder have also nearly doubled in the last ten years.



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