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About 200,000 people transition out of military service annually, and according to the Institute for Veterans and Military Families, close to half fin… Read more »
There has been some amazing evidence that exposure to blast waves from IEDs to gunfire to other artillery rounds injure the brain in ways that are not… Read more »
David (his last name withheld for his protection, served voluntarily in Vietnam for the US. He was, however also in the US illegally. His family moved… Read more »
It can be hard to find meaning after you serve in the military. Finding a new passion and purpose is one of the main ways to bounce back from PTSD…. Read more »
There is an opiate abuse problem in our country right now, but it’s hitting our Veterans harder than it is civilians. And a new study is proving it…. Read more »
You have ideas and feel entrepreneurship is your calling but you have no techie side at all. What do you do? Simple. Follow startup wild man Ben Tosse… Read more »
Women Veterans often feel like they don’t belong either in the military or out of the military in VA medical Centers.
Army reserve and combat Veter… Read more »
Coming home once leaving Service can be tough for many. Here’s a sample resume for a Marine seeking a civilian job in law enforcement.
Click the SO… Read more »
The country’s first national humane organization announced plans to build a center for training shelter dogs for service to Veterans with PTSD and oth… Read more »
Many American’s have no idea that we lose 20+ Veterans to suicide every day. And after his own struggles, Ernesto Rodriguez is stepping up.
He is w… Read more »
Looking for a college that truly supports you as a Veteran? These schools go out of their way to help. The Military Times sent out a 150-question surv… Read more »
An overwhelming number of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) members prefer fixing Veterans Affairs medical services to establishing a new private-care ba… Read more »
Ongoing problems at the VA call center cause more than 1/4 of all calls to be redirected to other emergency response services call centers.
Those b… Read more »
Female warriors are often under-represented in the stories and fanfare of celebrating those who serve and have served in the military.
After 12 yea… Read more »
Traumatic brain Injury is a serious injury that’s hard to diagnose but even harder to treat. However there is an alternative treatment called HBOT (Hy… Read more »
Students at a Corona Del Mar High in California come together with servicemen and servicewomen to tell the Veterans’ stories in mini, documentary-like… Read more »
Recently funding cuts have been proposed for the National Endowment for the Arts. Those cuts would negatively affect Veterans who are prescribed art t… Read more »
The Wounded Veterans Recreation Act aims to give any military Veteran with a service-connected disability a free, all-access park pass to any National… Read more »
On March 9, 2015, a police officer responded to reports of a suspicious person knocking on doors and crawling on the ground at an apartment complex ju… Read more »
The Arizona DOT recently forced a homeless veterans’ camp to relocate since the camp was on state-owned property.
Jeff Kagan, Veterans on Patrol re… Read more »
Mike Belsito of Product Collective researches whether high-growth technology startups value technical backgrounds when hiring Product Managers.
Do… Read more »
The Canadian government is rolling out a comprehensive package that will recognize the important role of caregivers, help more families, support mental health and pay for the education and training Veterans need to find the work they want in their po… Read more »
At least 70 soldiers and vets died by suicide after serving on the Afghanistan mission – a growing cohort excluded from official accounts. Dozens of f… Read more »
Michael McCoy did two tours in Iraq. He also experienced a stay at Walter Reed Army Hospital. Until that moment, photography had been a hobby of sorts… Read more »
With the release of the 2017 federal budget, the deputy minister of Veteran Affairs is looking forward to implementing measures to better take care of… Read more »
Already hitting their goal of hiring 10,000 Veterans that was set in 2013, Starbuck’s now plans to hire 15,000 moreVeterans and military spouses by 20… Read more »
Navy Veteran takes his own life right before a fundraising event to help Veterans with Post Traumatic Stress
A benefit in Kansas City to take place March 24th, 2017, was not cancelled even though one of the organizers, Veteran Ben Kelley, tragically took his… Read more »
Lance Cpl. Matias Ferreira was leading a mission in Afghanistan. A machine gunner, he jumped from a rooftop to get some supplies. However what he didn… Read more »
The Pentagon has struggled to deal with a little-noticed cascade of child abuse and neglect cases in military families in the years since America went… Read more »
Neurologist has proof Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) works for Veterans with traumatic brain injury.
U.S. Army veteran Chris Liby says hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) saved his life after surviving an IED explosion while he was deployed to the Middle… Read more »
Hard to believe but there are many people who go online and order a service dog/animal ID kit even though their pet is not needed for any disability…. Read more »
INSPIRATION: Little girl rescued by Air Force veteran in 2005 asks her “hero” to JROTC ball 12 years later
You never forget kindness. Especially when it also saves your young life. In 2005, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and killed nearly 2000… Read more »
Step 1. You have to write a solid business plan to even think about starting and running a successful business.
The plan becomes a living document… Read more »
Howard Berry is dying of cancer. He’s stopped all treatment. His life seems less important after he lost his son, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Joshua Berry, t… Read more »
Zack Cleghorn came back from deployment four years ago and transitioned to civilian life. He tried to hold a job but he suffered with depression and P… Read more »