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How to avoid PTSD?

From Harper’s October 2022 Findings: …psychopathic traits, particularly meanness and disinhibition, protect against PTSD. Awkward.

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We are at war. Six of them

For a while now, I’ve realized we have been living under a number of wars, one piled on top of the other. So it’s not shocking that to many people everything seems awful, end-of-the-world kind of awful. Deadly and doomed. … Continue reading

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Surprise! Calm, optimistic me was a mess of anxiety

I blame this on November 2016 and the PTSD, although I’ve rarely admitted I was going through it for the past four years. For years and years I’ve watched election reporting with a mix of eagerness and information, relishing — … Continue reading

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