Sen. Elizabeth Dole

Remember wounded veterans’ caregivers

By Sen. Elizabeth Dole, WashingtonTimes.com During a recent news conference, President Trump reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to helping our nation’s veterans, many of whom face steep...

Former Marine Lance Cpl. James McKenna, 48, of Bethpage, suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder that his doctors have linked to rocket attacks he experienced near the Kuwait border during the 1991 Gulf War. The effects -- including sleeplessness, depression, mood swings, alcoholism -- became so severe that in 2007 he moved out of the Wantagh home he shared with his wife, Christine, and four children. (Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

Former Marine battles for help with PTSD

By Martin C. Evans, Newsday.com Former Marine Corps Lance Cpl. James “Jimmy” McKenna has struggled with anxiety that his Veterans Affairs doctors have linked to rocket attacks he endured during...