Tag Archives: Veterans

Veterans benefit from pain treatment without drugs

A new study finds a lower risk of adverse post-treatment outcomes among returning military service personnel with chronic pain who received nondrug therapy. Share on PinterestNew research shows that some nondrug therapies, including exercise therapy, can help relieve pain in veterans. Many people returning from military deployment experience physical and mental health issues. These can… Read More »

VA apps pose privacy risk to veterans’ healthcare data

The increasing use of apps provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to improve access to patient health and benefits information in convenient digital platforms. However, members of Congress are worried that this electronic data is vulnerable. “When a veteran downloads an app from the VA’s app store, how much personal information does… Read More »

Harris unveils plan to offer health care, housing assistance to over 500K veterans | TheHill – The Hill

White House hopeful Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisDemocrats ignore Asian American and Pacific Islander voters at their peril Harris unveils plan to offer health care, housing assistance to over 500K veterans Hill editor-in-chief: Sanders has to ease fears among seniors on ‘Medicare for All’ MORE (D-Calif.) on Saturday unveiled a new plan to expand veterans’… Read More »

Animal Online Courses for Novices and Veterans Alike

Last February, footage on the news regarding cattle cruelty in Indonesia outraged Australians. Reports showed mistreated cattle in an Indonesian slaughterhouse. In 2011, the Australian government had already suspended the exportation of cattle from Indonesia after a video made available at the time showed the inhumane treatment of cows. The latest controversy has prompted Australian… Read More »