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Do You Focus on Fitness #4Mind4Body?

Do You Focus on Fitness #4Mind4Body?  Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally –it’s important to pay attention to both your physical health and your mental health, which can...

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Gulf War Veterans – Research Volunteers Needed

VA researchers are looking for better treatments for Veterans with Gulf War Illness By Christina Rumage Miller, Education Specialist – NJ WRIISC Researchers at the New Jersey War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) are actively trying to develop better treatments for Gulf War Veterans with Gulf War...

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Memorial Day Remembrance

On May 28, 2018, our great nation will observe Memorial Day. We will gather to remember America’s sons and daughters who sacrificed everything in the defense of our nation. This, however, is not a day for celebration. It is a day for reflection and remembrance. We want to not only reflect on the lives...

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The Military Family Assistance Fund awarded $350,000 to assist 171,000 veterans and their families affected by flooding in 2016. The fund provides support for a variety of financial hardships when certain criteria apply.

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