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Often called one of the “invisible wounds of war,” traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the result of a blow or jolt to the head that disrupts the normal function of the brain.
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Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center has released a guide that offers practical advice to parents on how to recognize the signs of a concussion.
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As I hear songs such as “Butterfly Kisses” and “Daddy’s Hands,” the words “self-inflicted gunshot wound” echo in my mind.
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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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Photo: February is National Heart Month. Changes in blood pressure and cholesterol diagnoses and management have led to fewer medications needed by patients and an emphasis on patient-driven treatment. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Austin Harvill/Released)

The Military Health System encourages service members, their families and other beneficiaries to take control of their cardiovascular health by following some simple tips.
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