A tough picture emerges for women veterans

Women veterans, who were wounded or injured, are more likely, compared to men, to have post traumatic stress disorder and to die by suicide. That is according…

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U.S. Air Force photo illustration/Airman 1st Class Corey Hook

Some things to think about during Post Traumatic Stress Disorder awareness month

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Veterans Affairs completes a deep study of how it treats those with post-traumatic stress disorder

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Maryland/MC2 Clifford L. H. Davischild care

The pandemic has hit one federal group harder than most, children of military service members

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Claudio Papapietro

The after-effects of the Navy’s ship collisions

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Rubble and debris are seen at Ain al-Asad air base in Anbar, Iraq, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020. Ain al-Asad air base was struck by a barrage of Iranian missiles on Wednesday, in retaliation for the U.S. drone strike that killed atop Iranian commander, Gen. Qassem Soleimani, whose killing raised fears of a wider war in the Middle East. (AP Photo/Qassim Abdul-Zahra)

As injury numbers grow from Iran attack, lawmaker wants answers on head trauma

The Congressional Brain Injury Task Force sent a letter to DoD expressing concern about possible blast injuries and concussions of the 11 service members…

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VimeoCharles Marmar, NYU

Study suggests speech patterns can reveal PTSD

One of the study’s directors, Dr. Charles Marmar of New York University, discussed his breakthrough research on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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IRS questioned about the accuracy of its customer satisfaction reports

National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson has questioned the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) method for reporting customer service satisfaction, calling it misleading.  

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