Suicide Prevention

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel issued a message to the men and women of the Defense Department, emphasizing the need to prevent military suicides.
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The Wingman Toolkit is an Initiative to empower Airmen and their families to sustain balanced lifestyles using the four pillars of Comprehensive Airman Fitness.
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The OEF Crisis Hotline is a confidential, support hotline for service members in Afghanistan needing help.
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Former N.F.L. star Herschel Walker speaks with Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune‘s Department of Mental Health.

“I was angry. I had no fear. I felt no pain. You couldn’t stop me,” said Walker. “But I was doing things I didn’t remember.”
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A simple two-stem process may be all that’s needed to prevent some suicides among service members.
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