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Thanks to technology, you never lack tools to help your mental health. Check out this list of mobile apps to help manage depression.
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Jagged debris lacerates the Marine’s face and hands as he dives behind the jeep seeking cover from an improvised explosive device blast 50 meters away.  He’s not sure how long it is before the unit corpsman reaches him and finds …
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Like so many Americans, my eyes have been glued to the television this week as Team USA has made a run for Gold-medal dominance in the 2012 London Olympics. But as a Veteran and an amputee, I’m also looking forward …
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By Airman First Class Shane Mitchell From AFN Landstuhl Service members who use Landstuhl Regional Medical Center as their military treatment facility may find communicating with their physicians just got a bit easier. The pilot program is only available in …
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Brigadier General W. Bryan Gamble, M.D. Deputy Director, TRICARE Management Activity Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the United States but fortunately, many common types of cancer are treatable if detected early.  To ensure early detection, TRICARE …
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