Signs a reminder of impact of fireworks on veterans with PTSD

0
769

By Noel Brennan
Over the next week, expect to hear a lot of booms, pops and crackles as Coloradans celebrate America’s independence.
While fireworks are part of the celebration, they can also trigger fear, nervousness and difficult memories for veterans struggling with PTSD.
“It’s the unexpected fireworks that cause a problem,” said Shawn Gourley, co-founder and executive director of the Indiana-based non-profit, Military with PTSD.
Last year, Military with PTSD started a campaign dubbed “Explosion of Kindness” to teach people about the effects of fireworks on veterans. The non-profit raised money to send thousands of veterans free yard signs that read, “Combat veteran lives here. Please be courteous with fireworks.”
Read the Full Article at www.9news.com >>>>

ATTENTION READERS

We See The World From All Sides and Want YOU To Be Fully Informed
In fact, intentional disinformation is a disgraceful scourge in media today. So to assuage any possible errant incorrect information posted herein, we strongly encourage you to seek corroboration from other non-VT sources before forming an educated opinion.

About VT - Policies & Disclosures - Comment Policy
Due to the nature of uncensored content posted by VT's fully independent international writers, VT cannot guarantee absolute validity. All content is owned by the author exclusively. Expressed opinions are NOT necessarily the views of VT, other authors, affiliates, advertisers, sponsors, partners, or technicians. Some content may be satirical in nature. All images are the full responsibility of the article author and NOT VT.
Previous articleHow to Build Savings From Zero
Next articleWhere to Get Money for Your Business Idea