People who live through a traumatic event sometimes suffer its effects long after the real danger has passed. This is called post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Continue reading Recognizing the Symptoms of PTSD
By Kat Castagnoli, Managing Editor, DiversityComm, Inc.
More than 350 million war survivors around the globe suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, according to Continue reading 10 Activities You May Not Know That Help With PTSD
Actor, humanitarian and veteran supporter Gary Sinise and his Foundation have launched The Gary Sinise Foundation Avalon Network — a cognitive health and mental wellness network providing transformative care to veterans and first responders experiencing post-traumatic stress, traumatic brain injuries and substance abuse. Continue reading The Gary Sinise Foundation Launches National Network to Combat PTSD
“When we launched the Invictus Foundation ten years ago we were certain of one thing. Our vision and mission to serve our military, veterans and their families struggling with traumatic brain injury and the psychic wounds of war would be Continue reading Invictus Foundation to Launch the Invictus Storefront: A Veteran Themed E-Commerce Platform
Many Veterans are dealing with combat-related chronic pain, PTSD and have difficulty getting a good night’s sleep. Most doctors typically prescribe various pharmaceutical medications that have devastating side effects and can be habit-forming. Continue reading How Veterans are Using CBD for Pain, Anxiety & Sleep
Today’s solutions conveniently target noise-induced hearing loss and tinnitus through digital technology.
By Brian Taylor, Signia Hearing Aids
The U.S. military is an authority on the study of hearing loss. The Department of Defense (DoD), for example, operates the Hearing Center of Excellence (HCE), in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), to enhance Continue reading For Veterans, Recognizing and Treating Hearing Problems Can Enhance Lives
Help Heal Veterans (Heal Vets) will host a month-long virtual candlelight vigil in May to honor service members who have fallen in battle and military members who served honorably in war and fell victim to suicide later due to the invisible scars of combat. Continue reading Help Heal Veterans Hosts #VigilforValor to Honor Military Lost to War and Suicide
It’s been said that a crisis can be viewed from two aspects – that of danger and another for opportunity.
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In the second week of its six-week campaign, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) is dedicating this week to its legislative goals and research on veteran suicide and mental health.
Continue reading Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America Launch Veteran Suicide Prevention and Advocacy Week
The COVID-19 pandemic and resultant economic downturn have had a profound financial impact on millions of Americans, including our nation’s veterans and military families. Continue reading The Bob Woodruff Foundation Releases Best Practices for Organizations Providing Emergency Assistance to Veteran and Military Families