What is Post-Traumatic Stress



What is PTSD (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder)?

PTSD, or Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, is a psychiatric illness that can happen following the experience or witnessing of a life-threatening events like military combat, natural disasters, terrorist incidents, serious accidents, or sexual or physical assault in adult or childhood. Most survivors of trauma return to normal given a little time. Nonetheless, some individuals may even get worse over time, or will have pressure reactions that don't go away on their own. These individuals may develop PTSD. Those who suffer from PTSD often relive the experience