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What do you do when you can’t staunch the flood of tears, the exhaustion or the overwhelming sadness and regret? Try what this vet did.
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The Department of Defense is always working to solve issues that concern military families, many of which were highlighted in a recent survey.
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One Army veteran started a program that uses MMA-style fitness and yoga to help veterans reintegrate into civilian life to live healthier, happier lives.
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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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Air Force Col. Robert Swanson shares his story of surviving attempted suicide to let other struggling airmen know they are not alone.
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