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The Connection Between Alcoholism and PTSD

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 18, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 People can develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) for a variety of reasons. This disorder often occurs after someone goes through an extremely stressful, traumatic experience like witnessing a violent crime or serving on the battlefield.…

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Alcoholism and PTSD: Is There a Connection?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 5, 2018 Updated: May 7, 2021 Is there a link between substance use problems such as alcoholism and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Many people want to know the answer to this question. What they may not realize is that there’s already…