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A combination of genetics and stressful events can trigger post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Strong emotions caused by the event can create changes in the brain which cause someone to feel as though they are constantly in danger.

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can occur after you have been through a traumatic event. Strong emotions caused by the event create changes in the brain that may result in PTSD.   When we're in danger, it’s natural to feel afraid. This fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to prepare to…

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