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About 88,000 people die from alcohol-related causes annually

VA has many ways to help you recover from alcohol disorders. Learn about the VA treatments, including support groups and specialized therapy.

By |April 8th, 2022|Health, Top Stories|Comments Off on About 88,000 people die from alcohol-related causes annually

Can medication ease insomnia in Veterans with PTSD? VA study aims to find out

In a double-blind trial, Krystal and his team will compare the drugs trazodone, eszopiclone, and gabapentin to placebo. All three contain sleep-inducing ingredients but work in different ways.

By |February 8th, 2022|Health, Research|3 Comments

Live Whole Health #96: Turning off the autopilot

How much of your life is on autopilot? According to a study of people who were asked to keep daily diaries, up to 45% reported that their activities were habits they performed almost daily and usually in the same location. In other words, almost half of their lives occurred without them thinking about it.

By |November 8th, 2021|#LiveWholeHealth|1 Comment

Veterans experience adaptive sports at Summer Sports Clinic Cycling event

This year’s Summer Sports Clinic cycling event featured a 30-mile round trip ride on adaptive cycles provided by the Wounded Warrior Project.

By |September 28th, 2021|Adaptive Sports, Health|Comments Off on Veterans experience adaptive sports at Summer Sports Clinic Cycling event
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