A Soldiers Heart

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Title: A Soldiers Heart
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Subject: Psychology
Date: May 11, 2009
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Because symptoms of irritable heart syndrome were not limited to soldiers in combat, Da Costa classified this syndrome a war related illness. Generally young soldiers who exhibited these symptoms accompanied by obsessive thoughts of home, apathy, loss of appetite and fever were diagnosed with “nostalgia...
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This diagnosis then leads us down an all too familiar road, to an age old philosophical problem…the “mind body problem.” How can a homesick heart manifest physical symptoms? Dr. Mathew Friedman, Executive Director of the VA’s National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, had this to say in his October 7, 2004 PBS interview: “The Parallel trajectory is about the psychological models...
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