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By Karen Parrish, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Officials know the facts about suicide in the military services, but the causes and best means of prevention are more elusive, a senior Defense Department official said today. In …
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Story and illustration by MC2(SW) David Danals “Every single suicide loss is a tragedy with a far-reaching impact to the health and readiness of our entire Navy community.” — Chief of Naval Personnel, Vice Adm. Mark Ferguson A Sailor faces …
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Emergencies are covered, but what if you are sick, or have a need to go to emergency care?  How do you get the help you need, what is the procedure, how do you know where to go?  Rear Adm. Christine …
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Soldiers with the Afghan national army were recently hit by a roadside IED.  One soldier was hit badly and lost a lot of blood, so 25 of his fellow Afghan soldiers came together to donate blood to their wounded man. …
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The Real Warriors Campaign recently launched a mobile site, allowing service members, veterans, military families and health professionals to seamlessly access campaign resources from their smart mobile device. “With today’s increasingly tech-savvy service member, the mobile site was a natural …
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