Local & Regional
Fri March 21, 2014
New Treatment Urged for PTSD
State lawmakers are looking at approving a high-pressure oxygen treatment known as Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Oklahoma Veterans Affairs Secretary Rita Aragon says there are still some hurdles to clear, but the treatment looks promising.
A member of the 45th Infantry, Matt Smothermon, suffered PTSD after serving in Afghanistan. He says the treatment helped him get his life back.