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Revealing 'Trauma of War' in Multimedia Series
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, government, ethics, treatment, society, safety, Body-Mind-Spirit )

James
- 6 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
The two-part, multimedia series takes a look at how blast force effects veterans mentally and physically
The Dog Tag Bakery
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, ethics, activists, culture, violence, world, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed )

James
- 6 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Wounded veterans find recipe for their futures at Dog Tag Bakery
VA Expands Eligibility for VA Health Care Related to Military Sexual Trauma
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, healthcare, healthcare, women, treatment, safety, research, protection )

James
- 53 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), under authority from the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("VACAA"), today announced expanded eligibility for Veterans in need of mental health care due to sexual assault or sexual harassm
Ebola: "Their Service Embodies American Leadership at Its Finest."
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, healthcare, healthcare, obama, democrats, government, ethics, treatment, safety, protection, research, medicine )

James
- 83 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
President Barack Obama has spoken with service personnel working to stop the spread of Ebola in West Africa to offer his profound gratitude for their role in Operation United Assistance.
"This Is Our Responsibility and the Right Thing to Do for Veterans"
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, treatment, society, safety, protection )

James
- 142 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
V.A. Rules May Enable Benefits Long Denied to Vietnam-Era Veterans SEPT. 3, 2014 - Thousands of Vietnam-era veterans barred from receiving benefits because of less-than-honorable discharges may be eligible for upgrades under a new set of guidelines rele
620,000 Military Families Rely on Food Pantries to Meet Basic Needs | The Nation
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, lies, propaganda, iraq, dishonesty, corruption, military, media, economy, abuse, crime, war, rights, dishonesty, food, family, diet, protection, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition )

Wild
- 151 days ago - thenation.com
This month, the US military announced that the air force had delivered more than 110,000 meal rations to stranded Yazidi refugees in Iraq, in a mission that prompted President Obama to hail "the skill and professionalism of our military, and the generosit
Eliminate the Pentagon's Slush Fund PETITION!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pentagon corruption, military, government, congress, democrats, republicans, news, obama, lies, ethics, cover-up, americans, u.s., propaganda, dishonesty, society, safety, humans, socialsecurity )

Robert
- 322 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
By using that slush-fund, the Pentagon and their friends in Congress have managed to not only protect billions of dollars in wasteful spending, but to completely avoid any of the dramatic cuts that domestic programs like education and health care have f
60 MINUTES: Invisible Wounds of War
Health & Wellness  (tags: war injuries, military, healthcare, health, interesting, safety, risks )

Cal
- 629 days ago - cbsnews.com
Tens of thousands of servicemen and women are dealing with lasting brain damage as the Pentagon scrambles to treat these invisible wounds
PTSD: The Soldier's Private War
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, vets, war, horror, wounds, post traumatic stress disorder, ptsd, surviving, VA, Veterans Administration, failing, suicide, homelessness, despair )

Brian
- 744 days ago - truth-out.org
"The VA system can't handle the influx of veterans with PTSD. The reason, says Hughes, is the downsizing of the military, which makes more veterans eligible for care in VA hospitals. Their alternative? Often, says Hughes, it is suicide."
Obamacare Summed Up in One Sentence   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, treatment, research, health, politics, society and culture, military )

Cam
- 841 days ago - youtube.com
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Military Wives Strip Down to Raise Awareness About PTSD: Battling Bare
Health & Wellness  (tags: war, usa, troops, military, freedoms, cover-up, americans, environment, healthconditions, safety, healthcare, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Linda
- 941 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
Ashley Wise's husband Rob is about as tough as they come. The career soldier spent 8 years in the Marines before joining the Army after 9/11 and serving on two tours of duty in Iraq, but in April this year, he hit a wall. He locked himself in a hotel room
Older Veterans Increasingly at Risk for Suicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, military, Veterans health, risks, humans, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, study )

Cal
- 1472 days ago - nvfnews.org
Despite their combat experience having occurred decades ago, older Veterans in California are at a much higher risk of suicide than the civilian population, as new analysis shows.
Operation Quiet Comfort
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, military, treatment, protection )

Ginger
- 1585 days ago - operationquietcomfort.com
We exist solely for the purpose of honoring and comforting America's military men and women who become sick and injured while serving in harm's way. We also provide support to those who care for them.
Drugged Warriors: Sharp Rise in U.S. Military Psychiatric Drug Use and Suicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, protection, healthcare, humans, adverse drug effects, military, troops, suicide, soldiers, antidepressants, risks, safety )

Cheryl
- 1748 days ago - alternet.org
One in six service members is now taking at least one psychiatric drug, according to the Navy Times, with many soldiers taking "drug cocktail" combinations. Soldiers and military health care providers told the Military Times that psychiatric drugs are "be
Veterans Speak Out Against Burn Pits
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, environment, military, news, risks, study, humans, protection )

Cal
- 1802 days ago - latimes.com
A range of health problems are linked to the pits on military bases in Iraq and Afghanistan. Toxic substances have been found in the smoke.
 

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