Vietnam

Who these people are: Nursing home care for Vietnam vets

Who these people are: Nursing home care for Vietnam vets

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Here's a conundrum: The rate of post-traumatic stress among Vietnam veterans has climbed from already high levels in recent years, with the 9/11 attacks and the Iraq War serving as triggers. This potentially increases the caregiving burden on families as these veterans age, and increases veterans' need for long-term care.