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Service members sneak in sleep where they can. Here, Army National Guard soldiers catch a few minutes onboard a C-17 Globemaster en route to Fort Hunter Liggett in central California. The mission was part of the 349th Air Mobility Wing's Air Force Specialty Code Training Weekend providing reservists with hands-on, realistic training that helps to hone their skills. U.S. Air Force Photograph by Heide Couch/Released

Sleep issues are common in the military, especially after deployment, and they can lead to more problems. Know there are ways to fix it.
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While many wounded warriors get physical help via therapy dogs, service members with invisible wounds get the help they need by training those pups.
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Air Force photo by Sgt. Carlisle Fountain.

Healing from a traumatic brain injury and having trouble sleeping? Check out these tips for catching some zzz’s and keeping your recovery on track.
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How group and individual therapy sessions at National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) can help service members with brain injuries.
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By Terri Moon Cronk, AFPS From www.defense.gov BETHESDA, Md. – An art therapist is using the power of creativity to help service members heal from traumatic brain injuries and psychological health issues, including post-traumatic stress disorder. Melissa Walker designed the …
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