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From www.womenshealth.va.gov The Women Veterans Health Strategic Health Care Group (Women’s Health) provides programmatic and strategic support to implement positive changes in the provision of care for all women veterans. In 1988, the Women Veterans Health Program was created to …
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Video from RTPO March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and Army Medicine is taking this time to increase awareness about it. Watch this video to see Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho’s message to the soldiers about how the Army is …
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Video by Staff Sgt. Thomas Skinkle From American Forces Network Afghanistan  Built from the ground up, the opening of the new Warrior Recovery Complex is a positive step toward helping wounded military members recuperate.  Once the ribbon cutting ceremony was complete, …
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By Shannon Carabajal, Army Medicine From www.army.mil FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 1.7 million people suffer a traumatic brain injury, or TBI, each year. Of those, 52,000 people die. TBI …
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From realwarriors.net During Chaplain Dundas’ deployment to Iraq, he experienced combat first-hand while providing support to service members. He returned home feeling depressed, angry and disconnected from his faith, but with the support of his command, he received care for …
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