More Than 45 Years Later, Clemente Jr. Still Dealing With Trauma Connected To His Father’s DeathWhen Pittsburgh Pirates' legend Roberto Clemente died in a tragic plane crash back in 1972, it changed more than Pittsburgh sports history, it changed the way Roberto Jr., just 7-years-old at the time, saw the world.
Get Marty: Veteran’s Mother Pleads For Help For Her SonThe mother of a U.S. Marine Corps veteran in an emergency situation reached out to KDKA’s Get Marty.
Study: Nightmares May Trigger Suicide RiskA new study says that frightening dreams are associated with suicidal thoughts and behaviors.
Veteran Sues Morgantown Landlord Over Service DogA former Marine has sued two Morgantown rental companies he says refused to rent an apartment to him if he brought his service dog.
Pittsburghers Screen New Documentary Offering Uncensored Look At PTSDPittsburgh was the latest stop in a national, 10-city tour for the screening of a film called "That Which I Love Destroys Me."
Mercer Co. Charity’s “Canines For Vets” Program Helping Dogs, Veterans In NeedThe number of veterans suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder is staggering.
State House Hearing In Pittsburgh Takes Testimony On Medical MarijuanaLegalizing medical marijuana -- the issue stirs emotion, as members of the state House Health and Judiciary Committees discovered at a hearing in Pittsburgh.
New Engineering Lab Helping Wounded Vets Find New LifeThey're wounded Iraq War veterans still suffering from post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries, but they consider themselves fortunate to have survived the improvised explosives and mortar attacks that nearly took their lives.
Furry Tails: A Hero’s HeroThe story of former U.S. Army Capt. Luis Carlos Montalvan and his service dog Tuesday is about much more than a man and his pet. You see, Tuesday is not a pet.
Psychiatrist: Anxious Feelings Normal For Kids After Traumatic Event In SchoolFor children returning to school after a violent event there, being scared is to be expected.
'Project 22' Filming In Pittsburgh
'Project 22' Aims To Shed Light On Suicides Among Veterans Another movie crew has set up shop in the Pittsburgh area, but this one's a little different.
Foundation Working To Help Disabled Veterans Adjust To Life Post-WarIt's difficult for veterans to acclimate to life post-war, it's even more difficult for disabled veterans to adapt.
Heart Attack Survivors At Risk For Developing PTSDAfter a traumatic event, some people have trouble sleeping, feelings of anger and heightened alertness. If this persists, it could be post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Symptoms of PTSD can affect as many as 1 in 8 people who survive.