Is 'PTSD' used too casually? | The Tylt
Donald Trump is facing a huge backlash for saying some people "can't handle" the experiences of war, and implying that lack of strength results in veterans having PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder). Whether or not he insulted the troops, his comment has people wondering if PTSD is overdiagnosed and overused to describe normal experiences with trauma. Others disagree, and say questioning PTSD stigmatizes people who suffer from it.
Is 'PTSD' used too casually?
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