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DoD’s Military Training Network Life Support Programs Convert to American Red Cross Courses

Beginning now, military and civilian Federal employees of the Military Health System will begin phasing in training from the American Red Cross for life-support training programs.
9-Oct-2018 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sidney Peters Named to NCAA Top 9 Woman of the Year Honorees

The NCAA announced its Top 9 Woman of the Year honorees and Air Force 2nd Lt. Sidney Peters, the four-time Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Scholar-Athlete, WCHA All-Academic, Academic All-Big Ten honoree, and 2018 Hockey Humanitarian...
2-Oct-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Goalie-Turned-Air Force Officer Among NCAA Top 30 Women of the Year Honorees

Air Force 2nd Lt. Sidney Peters, the four-time Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Scholar-Athlete, WCHA All-Academic, Academic All-Big Ten honoree, and 2018 Hockey Humanitarian Award recipient, has been named as one of the NCAA’s Top 30...
6-Sep-2018 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Prior Mental Health Diagnosis Not Often a Factor for Soldiers Who Attempt Suicide

Regardless of whether or not they have had a prior mental health diagnosis, risk factors were still similar among soldiers who attempted suicide, according to a new JAMA Psychiatry study published Aug. 29.
28-Aug-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

National Grief Study Launched to Help Military Families Manage Loss of a Loved One

Participants are now being sought for a new study, Stepping Forward in Grief, which was motivated by key findings from USU’s National Military Family Bereavement Study (NMFBS), the first large scientific study on the impact of U.S. service member...
20-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olympian Trades Silver Medal for Gold Bars

Josephine Pucci, a member of the 2014 silver medal-winning U.S. Women’s Olympic Hockey team will once again be representing her country – this time wearing the gold. Pucci, a New York native and co-founder of The Headway Foundation, will don the...
16-Jul-2018 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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New App Teaches Citizens to ‘Stop the Bleed,’ Save a Life

Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event is now at the touch of a button. The Uniformed Services University’s (USU) National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH) recently launched “Stop the...
18-Jun-2018 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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“America’s Medical School” Graduate Selected for NASA Spaceflight Mission

Army physician Lt. Col. Andrew Morgan, a NASA astronaut, will be one of two members of the NASA astronaut class of 2013 going into space in 2019, according to an announcement released by the space agency today.
24-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Stop Life-Threatening Bleeding: National Stop the Bleed Day, March 31

27-Mar-2018 6:00 AM EDT

Resources Available to Aid in Recovery From Community Violence

The recent string of violence among families throughout the country have increased the need for community resources to support those touched by the tragedies. Educational resources available from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, or CSTS...
21-Apr-2009 12:10 PM EDT

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