Tag Archives: traumatic brain injury

Sgt. Danny Woodruff, AFN Vicenza Usually people seek treatment for injuries within twenty-four hours.  However, when people get a traumatic brain injury – or TBI – they don’t always know they have a TBI and it often goes untreated.  This …
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Video from AFN Afghanistan In a deployed environment servicemembers are subject to risks such as post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury. Cases vary in severity but some can be treated in theater allowing servicemembers to return to duty. …
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From RTPO www.va.gov  WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is extending retroactive traumatic injury benefits to Servicemembers who suffered qualifying injuries during the period Oct. 7, 2001 to Nov. 30, 2005, regardless of the geographic location where the …
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From: Armed with Science Military field physicians are using the practice of acupuncture to treat cases of mild traumatic brain injuries (mild TBI), including concussions, and cases of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). “We think it’s important to work on these …
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The Breathe2Relax app is a new mobile application for smart phone users released by the Department of Defense can help reduce the stress associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury. Designed by the National Center for Telehealth …
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