Tag Archives: Prevention

Photo: A message on sexual assault awareness prevention appears on the back of a T-shirt worn by a participant in the 5K Run/Walk during Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month at Kandahar Airfield in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. The goal of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ashley Bell.

The questions asked to sex assault victims after an assault can often re-victimize them, but an innovative DoD training course is trying to change that.
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Photo: Army Pfc. Timothy Trotter, embraces his daughter Talitha, 5, during a welcome home ceremony Jan. 7, 2013 at Fort Knox's Natcher Physical Fitness Center. Trotter and more than 70 other Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division returned home from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. (U.S. Army Photo By: Sgt. Thomas Duval)

It’s a time to reinforce that each of us plays a role in keeping our children safe and healthy.
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Medical Home Port helps provide primary care in a way that best meets the needs of Navy Medicine’s beneficiaries.
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September marks Suicide Prevention Month across the U.S. Army. In this video, Secretary of the Army John McHugh speaks about the prevention of suicides. Video provided by DMA Army YouTube Channel ———- Disclaimer: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute …
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If you notice something.  If you hear some words that give you pause.  If you’re worried about the welfare of your veteran.  You can do something about it.  This video illustrates the power of loved ones, and how important they …
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