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posttraumatic stress disorder.
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Words nearby PTSD
ptomaine, ptomaine poisoning, ptosis, ptp., pts., PTSD, PTT, ptui, PTV, Pty, ptyalectasis
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How to use PTSD in a sentence
That officer fretting about his “stance,” we learn, is plagued by PTSD that cripples him both on the job and at home.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Although Korra looks at PTSD and assault with supernatural grandiosity, fans were quick to pick up on it in some forums.Science-Fiction TV Finds a New Muse: Feminism|David Levesley|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She had only heard of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, in passing.When the War Comes Home|Sara Stewart|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In his new book Acid Test, author Tom Shroder tells the story of Nick, a veteran haunted by PTSD.
In FDA sanctioned studies using MDMA-assisted therapy to treat veterans with PTSD, the success rate has been astounding.
British Dictionary definitions for PTSD
post-traumatic stress disorder
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