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The Texas Camel Corps guides camel treks through the Big Bend region of Texas, where such animals once served American settlers in the late 1800s. Wade Goodwyn/NPR hide caption

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Ryan Begin treats his PTSD by smoking a joint in his home in Belfast, Maine. Scott Alexander Ruderman for NPR hide caption

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