Caring for war's hidden casualties

August 2006
New Scientist;8/26/2006, Vol. 191 Issue 2566, p5
The article argues for fair treatment of the people affected by the trauma of war. The British Army shot the soldiers, who were mentally damaged due to inhuman conditions in the trenches, when they refused to fight as the during the First World War. A study in the U.S. reveals that the rate of post-traumatic stress disorder was considerably lower than what was previously reported.


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