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September 13, 2019
Intergenerational Trauma and PTSD

Enduring Legacies: The Causes and Consequences of Intergenerational Trauma

Trauma has the power to derail lives. People who develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after experiencing or witnessing a terrifying or life-threatening event may experience chronic […]
September 13, 2019
JUUL e-Cigarette

White House Moves to Order Flavored Vapes Off Market

President Donald Trump called vaping a “problem,” and his health secretary said the government would force companies to remove flavored vaping products from the market as […]
August 22, 2019
Pensacola, Florida Human Trafficking

Right Here, Right Now: Human Traffickers Exploit Women, Men, and Children in Our Own Backyards

Florida, with its warm climate and beautiful beaches, is the second-most visited state in the U.S., according to worldatlas.com. But the Sunshine State has a darker […]
August 12, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein Mug Shot

Sexual Predator Jeffrey Epstein and the Power of Privilege

Sex trafficking takes place in the seediest of motel rooms and in the most extravagant mansions of the rich and famous. Traffickers come from a diverse […]
August 9, 2019
Sexual Assault Triggers

Supporting Trauma Survivors Through Triggers

When someone we love hurts, we want to help. We offer comfort, band-aids, food, words of encouragement – anything we can think of to help promote […]