Percentage of Combat Vets with Trauma and PTSD
This graphic shows the prevalence of drugs and alcohol amongst combat vets, even those seeking treatment.
It also gives the percentages of combat vets with PTSD from all the wars the U.S. has been engaged in since WWII.
Finally, it show that combat is only one of the causes of trauma and PTSD in the military.
This is very sobering and highlights the need for treatment and taking care of our returning vets.
If you or someone you love has returned from the service and is grappling with trauma and PTSD, encourage them to get help.
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