Research of psychedelic mushrooms, ecstasy as PTSD treatment shows positive results
Natalie Ginsburg with The Multidisciplinary Association of Psychedelic Studies joins FOX 7's Mike Warren to discuss the latest research into psychedelic treatment for PTSD.
National Museum of Pacific War hosts special screening of 'To What Remains'
The film documents the search for American veterans missing in action by the group Project Recover.
Buddy Check Day reminds Texas veterans to check in with other veterans
Buddy Check Day happens on the 11th day of each month. It is a monthly reminder for Texas veterans to check in with other veterans.
FOX 7 Care Force: Omaze makes donation to Folds of Honor
Mike Warren speaks with Matt Pohlson of Omaze, a fundraising company, and Ben Leslie of Folds of Honor for a Fox 7 Care Force.
FOX 7 Care Force: Veterans struggling with illnesses from burn pits
President Joe Biden has questioned whether burn pits of military waste in Iraq led to his son Beau's death.
FOX 7 Care Force: Evolution of PTSD treatment for Veterans
Tim Frere, Military Programs and Operations Manager at the Samaritan Center, joins FOX 7's Mike Warren to explore the evolution of treatment for veterans with post traumatic stress disorder.
FOX 7 Care Force: transitioning out of the military and into the workforce
Eric Ryan, a marine veteran with the University of Phoenix, says a recent poll reveals that veterans often times feel disconnected when transitioning out of the military.
FOX 7 Care Force: Texas study on medical marijuana to help with PTSD
Morris Denton, the CEO of Texas Original Compassionate Cultivation, joins Mike Warren to talk about a study the company did on veterans struggling with PTSD.
FOX 7 Care Force: Checking in with the Central Texas VA
Fox 7's Mike Warren sat down with the Director of the Central Texas VA, Michael Kiefer, to discuss the VA's recent business and challenges.
FOX 7 Care Force: Helping veterans with PTSD with medical marijuana
The Helmand Valley Growers Company was founded by three Marines who served after 9-11. The company is fully committed to treating post-traumatic stress with medical marijuana. Bryan Buckley joins Mike Warren to explain.
FOX 7 Care Force: Restore program helps vets with PTS
Dr. Valerie Rosen joins Mike Warren to discuss a local program helping veterans with PTS through a virtual, arts-focused approach.
FOX 7 Care Force: How veterans organizations are trying to stay relevant
Mike Warren talks to leaders of two large veterans organizations to find out what they are doing to stay relevant since they are losing members due to old age.
FOX 7 Care Force: National Museum of the Pacific War
A Fredericksburg man who has dedicated his life to military service shares his perspective on what Veterans Day really means.
FOX 7 Care Force: Austin Veteran Arts Festival
The 3rd annual Austin Veterans Arts festival is happening right now in Austin and was created as a way to let veterans express themselves through art and heal from the traumas of military service. Herlinda Zamora with the City of Austin joins Mike Warren to talk about the festival.
FOX 7 Care Force: Texas Veterans Commission grant program and services
The Texas Veterans Commission helps fund smaller service organizations that work directly with veterans in need. Recently it awarded almost $7 million in grants. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren got details from James Bracken.
FOX 7 Care Force: Veterans and dementia
The Department of Veterans Affairs says that some veterans may be at higher risk for dementia depending on their military experience. The Alzheimer's Foundation of America is hosting a webinar for Texas veterans to discuss the topic. Jennifer Reeder has more details.
Care Force: New law could help veterans dealing with PTSD
A new law could be a huge help for veterans dealing with post traumatic stress. The PAWS Act will have the VA start a five year pilot program to provide service dogs to veterans with PTSD. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren spoke to Terri Gunn Stringer from Patriot Paws about the law.
FOX 7 Care Force: Suicide among veterans and active duty military
A new study finds suicide among veterans and active duty military continues to be a problem that's not getting any better. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren talked about the study's findings with Director of Mental Health at the Texas Veterans Commission Dr. Blake Harris.
FOX 7 Care Force: Providing services for local veterans
There's a push for the City of Austin to create an Office of Veteran and Military Affairs. Chair of the Austin Veterans Commission Manuel Jimenez is the person behind that push and he talks about why he feels its important.
FOX 7 Care Force: Medical marijuana options for Texas veterans
Executive Director of Texas NORML Jax Finkel talks to FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren about medical marijuana options for veterans in Texas who are dealing with PTSD.