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  • You Can Get PTSD From a Car Accident (and How to Recover)

    You Can Get PTSD From a Car Accident (and How to Recover)

    In my mid-20s, I was hit by a car while walking to school. The driver, who was elderly, thought the median was an extra turn lane, and in the process, hit three pedestrians, including me. One moment I was a stressed-out graduate student worrying about finishing her experiments; the next moment, I looked over to…