HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Dr. Javeed Sukhera, Chief of Psychiatry at Hartford Hospital joined News 8 to discuss post-traumatic stress disorder and the impact Fourth of July fireworks can have on those suffering from the condition.

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is when someone experiences a significant traumatic event that interferes with their daily functioning. Dr. Sukhera discusses how like noises like fireworks can affect those with PTSD.

Watch the full interview in the video player above to learn more.