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Cover Story - March 28, 2014

'Trauma is normal and needs to be treated'

Stanford doctor advises intervention to stem effects of abuse

Post-traumatic stress disorder — universally known as PTSD — is a misnomer, according to a Stanford University physician who heads a trauma-research program at the School of Medicine.

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