An IED (Improvised Explosion Device) may cause PTSD, physically. Mancini passed away due to suicide, however CBS News still has an interview with him where he discusses his discovery and journey with PTSD. Years later doctors investigate veteran’s brain compositions to help determine if IEDs are playing a bigger role in PTSD than previously thought. If you or anyone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts or PTSD, please contact the Veteran Crisis hotline at 1800-273-8255.
The Crossroads of Special Operations