For those on deployments, Thanksgiving is just another day

For those on deployments, Thanksgiving is just another day

By John Byrnes We’ve all seen the pictures of troops deployed during the holidays – makeshift centerpieces, an attempt at Thanksgiving dinner and, if the soldiers are lucky, a football game. Top brass may come in to give a speech and sometimes a president will travel...

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Veterans Helping Other Veterans Overcome Trauma

Veterans Helping Other Veterans Overcome Trauma

The mental and physical impact of war has gone by many names – soldier's heart, shell shock, battle fatigue and combat stress reaction, to name a few. Today, we know all these diagnoses as post-traumatic stress disorder. PTSD manifests itself in many ways, from an...

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