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Treating Subclinical PTSD In VeteransThursday, February 16, 2017

Treating Subclinical PTSD In Veterans

The symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) affect many veterans on a daily basis, but not all veterans with the symptoms are officially diagnosed with PTSD. It is possible to have many of the symptoms, but fall just short of the threshold that defines PTSD. Many veterans fall into this category. Despite having many of the same experiences as those with PTSD, they may not receive the same treatment as those with a PTSD diagnosis. 

Celebrate National Salute To Veteran Patients Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Celebrate National Salute To Veteran Patients

To many people, Feb. 14 is recognized as Valentine’s Day. Yet, to many others Feb. 14 is the day to celebrate the National Salute To Veteran Patients. This special day is a time to express utmost appreciation to veterans. At the same time, it helps increase the awareness of the community to how important the VA medical center can be. Finally, this impactful day will hopefully give the local community the inspiration they need to become more involved as volunteers. 

Military Women Who Made A Difference Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Military Women Who Made A Difference

It wasn’t that long ago that women were not allowed to serve in the military. Some of their first duties serving were as nurses or helping with clerical duties. Here are three women that had many astonishing accomplishments and helped pave the way for women in the military.

It’s Time To Get Brainy Monday, February 6, 2017

Blueberries I’m sure there has been a time when you were at work or doing a project around the house and you couldn’t focus. To fix the problem, maybe you drank some coffee or did a different task. However, did you know that what you eat can affect your memory and focus? Here are seven brain foods that can help:

Honor Military Heroes On 4 Chaplains DayFriday, February 3, 2017

Honor Military Heroes On 4 Chaplains Day

On Feb. 3, 1943, the U.S.A.T Dorchester, an Army transport ship, was carrying 902 people from Newfoundland to Greenland on its way across the Atlantic. Among the passengers were service men, merchant mariners and civilian workers. In the early morning hours, the Dorchester was struck by a torpedo fired by a German U-boat. The strike took out the radio communications, knocked out the power, and caused the ship to quickly take on water.

Fascinating Military Bases To Visit In 2017Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Military planesAre you planning a trip or are trying to find a place to visit where you can have fun and learning something too? Here are some must see military attractions:

Vietnam Peace Day HistoryFriday, January 27, 2017

Vietnam Peace Day History

On Jan. 27, 1973, the United States, South Vietnam, Viet Cong and North Vietnam signed the Paris Peace Accords, effectively ceasing the American involvement in the Vietnam War. The Vietnam War is a significant part of America’s history, so to observe Vietnam Peace Day, here is some history on the war:

Tips For Improving Your MemoryMonday, January 23, 2017

Tips For Improving Your Memory
There are a lot of ways you can start having bad memory such as: old age, traumatic brain injury and not doing enough exercise. Scientists from many well-known institutions have some great ideas if you notice your memory isn’t doing as well as you would like it to

Historically Fun TripThursday, January 19, 2017

Historically Fun Trip

Are you trying to plan a family trip where the kids can learn and have a fun time? Here are some fun memorials to visit.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017Monday, January 16, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. is the most well-known African American Leader of his time. His efforts to peacefully promote civil rights and equality for everyone has left a lasting legacy. His significant influence during the Civil Rights Movement led to the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the sit-in movement that started in Greensboro, N.C., the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights act of 1965.