Veteran Mental Health Services Will See Increase In Those Seeking Treatment

The United States Department of Veteran Affairs had been preparing for an increase in mental health services. Our country is nearing the 20-year marker of the 9/11 attacks. It comes as veterans are grappling with the collapse of the Afghanistan government. “It’s kind of disturbing to watch it,” said veteran Rick Murillo. He spent 11Continue reading “Veteran Mental Health Services Will See Increase In Those Seeking Treatment”

Travis Barker Takes Next Step To Address PTSD With Kourtney Kardashian

For his first flight in over a decade, Travis took Kylie Jenner‘s private jet to Cabo, and was joined by Kourtney’s mom, Kris Jenner, and Kris’ boyfriend, Corey Gamble, TMZ reported. The Blink-182 drummer and his friend, Adam “DJ AM” Goldstein, were the only two survivors when their plane crashed on their way home from a show in South CarolinaContinue reading “Travis Barker Takes Next Step To Address PTSD With Kourtney Kardashian”

Jimmy Smith has PTSD from getting robbed at gunpoint

In February of this year, Baltimore Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith and his family were returning to their hotel in Los Angeles after picking up some food when they were robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot. The veteran defensive back told members of the media on Thursday that he still suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).Continue reading “Jimmy Smith has PTSD from getting robbed at gunpoint”

Why Aren’t You Seeing Your Doctor Man??

Republished from WEBMD HEALTH NEWS Why Are Men Less Likely to See a Doctor? By Batya Swift Yasgur, MA July 6, 2021 — When Armin Brott began having tingling and tremors in his hands, he wasn’t very concerned. After decades of practicing full-contact martial arts, he knew how to live with discomfort. It was nothingContinue reading “Why Aren’t You Seeing Your Doctor Man??”

Men on The Pain of Miscarriages

Studies available indicate that men often report the same feelings as women after a pregnancy loss. Many men experience sadness, grief, stress, anxiety, and depression after their partner miscarries. In one study of 386 partners, 7 percent reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress one month after a pregnancy loss.

Alliances Are Needed Between Straight and Gay Men to Address HIV/AIDs

Forty years ago, an unnamed illness began to disproportionately impact members of the LGBTQ+ community, specifically gay and bisexual men. The disease, which later became known as AIDS, caused by a virus dubbed HIV, devastated our community, becoming the leading cause of death for men between 25 and 44 in 1992. During the 1980s andContinue reading “Alliances Are Needed Between Straight and Gay Men to Address HIV/AIDs”

The Trauma of War and Occupation

Today The Barbershop Group speaks with 3 men connected to the Gaza strip in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT). As many of you know, there have been countless protests around the world in support of the Palestinian people’s right to life and to avoid further displacement as Israeli settlers expand throughout the area. Concurrently, citizensContinue reading “The Trauma of War and Occupation”