There are more than 2.8 million breast cancer survivors in the U.S. and 58 percent of us suffer PTSD as a result of our illness. But who knows this? It’s strange that with millions of women involved, survivors’ complications are often underground.
Croatia’s war ended in 1995 but soldiers who returned home with post-traumatic stress never received adequate assistance. One group of veterans’ wives took it upon themselves to help form 11 centers to help families cope.