June 2016

Veterans coming through on the home front

6/29/2016 - Veterans coming through on the home front

Military members are known for their extreme drive to support and protect Americans at home and abroad, as well as their unwavering commitment to the civilians in their communities upon returning stateside from service overseas. read more »

De-stigmatizing PTSD among veterans

6/28/2016 - Destigmatizing PTSD among veterans

Although awareness is largely viewed as one of the most important weapons in the fight against post-traumatic stress disorder among the veteran community, another critical facet is destigmatizing the affliction in the eyes of sufferers. read more »

Make sure kids are safe online

6/28/2016 - Make sure kids are safe online

The vast majority of parents across the country know full well that their kids are online for big chunks of almost every day. read more »

Expanding treatments for PTSD

6/27/2016 - Expanding treatments for PTSD

Throughout the past decade or so, it has become abundantly clear that the best treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder will be highly specialized in accordance with the specific needs of each veteran. read more »

More success among veteran entrepreneurs

6/24/2016 - More success among veteran entrepreneurs

Since service members began to come home from their duties overseas in Afghanistan and Iraq, there has been a consistent push to help these individuals get jobs right when they arrive. read more »

Updates on the Veterans First Act

6/23/2016 - Updates on the Veterans First Act

Congress has been highly active in the pursuit of excellence when it comes to better serving and supporting the veteran community throughout the past several years. read more »

Animals still trending in veteran therapy

6/22/2016 - Animals still trending in veteran therapy

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder and other afflictions that embattle veterans has become a far more innovative practice in the past few years read more »

Wounded Warrior Project makes changes

6/21/2016 - Wounded Warrior Project makes changes

The Wounded Warrior Project is among the most prolific advocacy and assistance groups for veterans and service members in the United States. read more »

Athletics helping veterans heal

6/20/2016 - Athletics helping veterans heal

Immense progress has been made in veteran services and support, especially when it comes to helping retired service members recover from the physical, emotional and mental toll of combat, in the past decade. read more »

Protect your home network

6/20/2016 - Protect your home network

These days, millions of Americans use Wi-Fi in their homes, making it easy to use a device to get online from just about anywhere on their property. read more »

Cultivating entrepreneurs in the veteran community

6/16/2016 - Cultivating entrepreneurs in the veteran community

The public and private sectors - along with myriad advocacy groups - have scaled up efforts to support veterans who are looking to start a business throughout the past several years. read more »

Service members fighting gun violence at home

6/15/2016 - Service members fighting gun violence at home

Gun violence has become one of the greatest challenges facing the United States, acting as a stark, polarizing topic of contention and true threat to innocent civilians in every state and community. read more »

National Guard's training regimens get real

6/14/2016 - National Guard's training regimens get real

The National Guard is one of the more vital resources available to states and municipalities when going through some form of disaster, including riots, earthquakes and more. read more »

First responders' selflessness clear in Orlando

6/13/2016 - First responders' selflessness clear in Orlando

First responders have long been at the front lines of their communities, working to protect and serve the civilians in their jurisdiction and often putting their lives at risk to do so. read more »

Improve your computer's security

6/13/2016 - Improve your computer's security

People probably hear about issues like cybersecurity and hacking all the time, but it's often one of those things that gets ignored, or at least categorized as something that "can't happen to me." read more »

The VA's hot and cold week

6/10/2016 - The VA's hot and cold week

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has gone through a range of changes in the past few years, largely driven by public outcry for improvements to the ways in which the agency serves the military community. read more »

Federal government could soon test effectiveness of marijuana for PTSD

6/10/2016 - Federal government could soon test effectiveness of marijuana for PTSD

Millions of veterans nationwide struggle with both the physical and mental scars that can come with service, and as such people are always on the lookout for ways to help. read more »

Operation Stand Down still running strong

6/9/2016 - Operation Stand Down still running strong

Operation Stand Down has been helping veterans across the country with social services ranging from housing assistance and clothing to medical support and food. read more »

Beauty pageant winner focuses on veteran assistance

6/7/2016 - Beauty pageant winner focuses on veteran assistance

Public figures who use their elevated platform to raise awareness can be powerful forces for those in need of help. read more »

Secure your Wi-Fi connections

6/6/2016 - Secure your Wi-Fi connections

Millions of Americans use Wi-Fi internet connections on a daily basis, and rarely encounter problems with them. read more »