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Addiction and PTSD: The Emotional Toll of Military Service

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The podcast episodes discuss the personal struggles of former Navy SEAL and CIA contractor Shawn Ryan, who openly shares his journey from military service to addiction and PTSD.

Through the interviews, Ryan provides a candid account of his dark period in Colombia, where he grappled with substance abuse, as well as the emotional toll of his combat experiences, which led to PTSD. Episode 46617 and Episode 31576 delve deeper into these issues, offering a nuanced perspective on the challenges faced by veterans.

Ryan's story highlights the importance of addressing the physical and mental health needs of those who have served their country, and the role that faith and mentorship can play in the recovery process.

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