Originally Posted by SPEMack618
It scares me that the VA would be charged with this responsibility, since, in my albeit, limited exprience with them, theyar quick to latch to anything and everything as a sympton of PTSD.
Oh, yes. This ... in spades. PTSD is the "hot" topic these days, as a sadly predictable result of sending too few troops on too many long deployments in places where you can't even trust the people inside the wire. The VA gets extra credit for "helping" veterans deal with PTSD, so they are only to happy to diagnose a hangnail as PTSD if ya let 'em. It makes their numbers look more like they're doing something ...