Female 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.
Homelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
According to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.
Even police are ignorant of a new law prohibits veterans with service animals from being refused entry into public spaces.
If one Iraq veteran from Houston is any indication of what the future may hold for rehabbing veterans of PTSD, then the technology could be readily available right now.