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We Need To start talking About Medical PTSD

Richard_Scope Posts: 3,003

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Like many of us in the community, as a child and young adult, I underwent many, many surgical procedures in an effort to improve my physical situation. PTSD was not in my vocabulary or that of the medical professionals that interacted with me.

This article touches upon feelings that I am familiar with but had no name for at the time.

We Need to Start Talking About Medical PTSD | The Mighty
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