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Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury in the News
MHS takes cautious, yet innovative, approach to mobile health initiatives, FederalNewsRadio.com — 12/6/2012
When you're supporting the health care needs of 9.6 million people who are always on the move, it's important to be flexible.
New Study Recommends Specific Therapies for Veterans with PTSD, GoodTherapy.org — 12/6/2012
Veterans experience a number of challenges when they return home from war. They must reintegrate into society, both socially and emotionally.
Taking the Wounded Warrior recovery process a step further, DVIDS — 12/5/2012
Now, in the USACE Southwestern Division, there are plans for that recovery process to evolve from the hospital to a special cottage at a corps lake to allow invisible wounds to heal.
Panetta Praises 'Outstanding' Walter Reed Employees, DoD — 12/5/2012
A year after the dedication of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center here, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta today honored more than 300 health care professionals for their outstanding performance, calling them "miracle workers."
Navy Medicine Supports Military Medical Technology Month, DoD Live — 12/4/2012
After a decade of war, we have seen military medical technology advance by leaps and bounds.
Women sell cupcakes to help vets with PTSD, thenewstar.com — 12/4/2012
Renea Tarver and Kacey Eppinette are working together to start a fundraiser to help families dealing with PTSD.
Study suggests meditation may help prevent PTSD, The Boston Globe — 12/3/2012
The first-of-its-kind training is part of a long-term study to determine whether regular brief periods of silent, peaceful consciousness can improve troops’ performance.
Comprehensive Soldier Fitness important addition to Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, DVIDS — 12/3/2012
In an attempt to help soldiers, families and civilian employees deal with sustained operations, and everyday stressors, the 81st Regional Support Command implemented the Comprehensive Soldier Fitness training into the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Nov. 17-18 in Orlando, Fla., at the Rosen Plaza Hotel.
PTSD: The Lasting Cloud Of Combat, Countywide & Sun — 11/30/2012
Conley, who now lives in Pink, wasn’t physically injured “beyond the normal wear and tear of being in the military” during his time of service but he did leave the Army with a multitude of scars.
Ground broken on retreat for wounded veterans, Tulsa World — 11/30/2012
Founded by Maj. Dan Rooney, a former fighter pilot with the Oklahoma Air National Guard, the nonprofit Folds of Honor is dedicated to helping spouses and dependents of dead or disabled veterans.
Battaglia Discusses Resilience Program at Air Force Event, DoD — 11/29/2012
The senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff discussed his approach to health, mission and morale during the Air Force Reserve Wingman Day here yesterday.
Through Meditation, Veterans Relearn Compassion, VPR News — 11/29/2012
When Brojas came back from Iraq in 2003 to his home in Greenfield, Calif., he reunited with his wife and met his newborn daughter for the first time.
Military medicine goes mobile, DVIDS — 11/28/2012
New technology is making it possible to manage various illnesses from the privacy and ease of an Apple or Droid-based mobile device.
The reality of coping with the holiday season and PTSD, Kern Valley Sun — 11/28/2012
For those with PTSD, the holiday season often brings feelings of loneliness, anger, frustration and isolation.
Military OneSource Connects Troops, Families to Resources, DoD — 11/27/2012
As the Information Age continues to shape modern communication, the Defense Department has revitalized and consolidated the Military OneSource website to better serve military members and their families, a Pentagon official said in a recent interview.