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August 19, 2014

According to the Veterans’ Affairs Department, about one in five female veterans have told their health care providers that they experienced military sexual trauma (one in one hundred for males). This type of trauma can lead to PTSD, depression, substance abuse, headaches, chronic pain, chronic fatigue and more.

The recently-passed legislation to reform the Veterans’ Affairs Department...

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August 15, 2014

The 136th General Conference & Exhibition kicks off next week. We’ll come together in Chicago Aug. 22 to 25 with National Guardsmen from each state, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands for a few days of networking, business and, yes, fun.

The conference theme is “The National Guard: Now More Than Ever.” That’s been the NGAUS message this year and...

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