That is almost 30 percent out of the 834,463 Veterans that are treated at V.A. hospitals and clinics (The Daily Beast). Some Symptoms of PTSD are recurring flashbacks, high levels of anxiety, known as hyperarousal. People also avoid or numb the memory of the event (Wikipedia). Re-living trauma can come in the form of nightmares or in disturbing recollections during the day.
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