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Mindfulness meditation has become a popular self-care strategy for improving psychological health. Learn what it is and how it can help here.
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NASA astronaut Navy Cmdr. Chris Cassidy, Expedition 35/36 flight engineer, awaits the start of a spacewalk training session in the waters of the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory near NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Nov. 16, 2012. NASA photo by Robert Markowitz

In life, there are achievers, there are over-achievers….and then there are people like Navy Cmdr. Chris Cassidy, a former Navy SEAL turned NASA astronaut.
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Naval Hospital Jacksonville celebrates Aug. 1- 7 as well as showcases their World Health Organization/United Nations Children’s Fund Baby Friendly Certification. Breastfeeding benefits babies and moms and is considered by many to be a miracle food with advantages that cannot …
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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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In recognition of National Mental Health Month, take a look at what VA Research is doing for a special population of Veterans with both traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder. For more information, go to www.research.va.gov

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