Independent Lens

Farmer/Veteran - "The Little Dude in Your Brain" - Clip

Clip: Season 18 Episode 19 | 1m 27s | Video has closed captioning.

In this excerpt from the Independent Lens film Farmer/Veteran, Alex Sutton, an Iraq combat veteran with PTSD, spends time with a fellow veteran named Fred Curtis who has a family and who, like Alex, also wants to start his own farm. They talk about the various prescription medications they're on (like Topamax and Fluoxetine), with varying results.

Aired: 05/29/17

Rating: NR

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