Health Days 2024

World PTSD Awareness Day

  PTSD is an anxiety disorder caused by extremely stressful, frightening, or traumatic events, for example:
  • Serious road accidents.
  • Violent personal attacks, such as sexual assault or theft.
  • Serious health problems.
  • Wars.
  • A person with PTSD often relives the traumatic event through nightmares and flashbacks.

  • Raising awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder and its prevalence.
  • Explaining its treatment methods.
Symptoms of PTSD:
  • They may experience feelings of isolation, irritation, and guilt.
  • They may also have sleep problems, such as insomnia, and have difficulty concentrating.
  • These symptoms are often severe and persistent enough to have a significant impact on a person's daily life.
Official Date:
Globally: June 27th, 2024 
Locally: Dhu Al-Hijja 21st, 1445H


Last Update : 03 March 2024 02:17 PM
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