Tag Archives: Mental Health Awareness

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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Photo: Army Capt. Eric Reigner, assigned to 198th Expeditionary Signal Battalion talks with is daughter Emmy after returning from his from a yearlong deployment overseas in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, in Wilmington, Del, March 1, 2014, (Photo by Staff Sgt. James Pernol/ Released)

Military kids face all kinds of challenges throughout their young lives and the DoD wants to ensure they have resources available when times get tough.
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During a recent interview with DoD News, Navy Capt. (Dr.) Anthony Arita, Deployment Health Clinical Center director, discussed how mental health is critical to the mission.
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The foods you eat play a key role in how you feel, think and perform, so it’s important to eat a balanced diet.
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Experts at the Defense Centers of Excellence are taking questions on mental health and answering them on their month long “Living Blog” social media campaign.
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