Tag Archives: rehabilitation

After spending four months with the Fort Riley, Kan., Warrior Transition Battalion as a patient, Army Sgt. Troy Tow now serves as a squad leader for the very same battalion.
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When a service member is injured, there are multiple facilities for them to receive the best care possible, but who is taking care of their families in their time of need? Fisher House is a non-profit organization designed to help needy service members …
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VA researchers at the Cleveland Advanced Platform Technology (APT) Center are using a hybrid of Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) and conventional bracing to allow Veterans who are paralyzed from the chest down to stand and walk. This research, among others, …
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Brigadier General W. Bryan Gamble, M.D. Deputy Director TRICARE Management Activity Years of wartime deployment in Iraq and Afghanistan have taken a toll on many service men and women. Wounded warriors and their families sacrifice greatly for our country and …
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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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