Holiday Season Hard For Many Returning Soldiers.

The CBS Evening News (12/29, story 13, 2:30, Jarvis) reported, “For many American veterans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq, this is the toughest time of year.” CBS (Miller) reported retired Army Capt. Emily Stair “says she saw a lot of carnage while serving as a physical therapist in Iraq. Although she appeared upbeat, once out of Iraq she fell into a deep depression and thought about suicide.” Miller explained, “In March of 2009, she spent more than a week undergoing psychiatric evaluation at an Army hospital in Germany.”

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