Second Lady Karen Pence Visits Pittsburgh To Learn About Program That Offers Beekeeping Training For VeteransSecond Lady Karen Pence made a stop in Pittsburgh alongside Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie.
As Fireworks Boom Throughout Pittsburgh Area, PTSD Sufferers And Pets Left To CopePittsburgh Police have seen such a dramatic surge in fireworks complaints since the beginning of June.
‘Literally Saved My Life’: Allegheny Co. Veterans Court Helps Struggling Veterans Charged With CrimesFor the last ten years, the Fifth Judicial District of the Court of Common Pleas has run a program called the Veterans Court.
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.
Trash Collector Helps Toddler Traumatized By Tornado Overcome Fear Of Loud NoisesA toddler suffering from post traumatic stress disorder has found relief, and a new friend, in the unlikeliest of places.
New Device Helps People Battle Anxiety & DepressionFolks who suffer from anxiety, insomnia, depression and pain and have tried everything to get some relief now have a new, alternative option in the Pittsburgh region.
Veteran & Pittsburgh Native Helps Vets With Medical Service DogsTom Cannon was visiting New York City on Sept. 11, 2001. He watched as the World Trade Center towers collapsed.
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.
KD Investigation: Congressman Wants Answers In Vet SuicidesAfter fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq -- returning U.S. veterans are committing suicide in astounding numbers.
Grieving Father: VA Isn't Doing Enough To Prevent Vet SuicidesHis son survived the war, but lost the battle at home.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
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.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.