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  • Suicide Prevention

    Everyone has a role to play in suicide prevention. It’s up to all of us to change the way we think about suicide. These tragedies ARE preventable. One of the most effective ways to do that is to educate colleagues, friends, and family about the warning signs of suicide.

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  • Influenza (the Flu)

    Unlike a cold, the flu can make you very ill. And it can lead to pneumonia, a serious lung infection.

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  • Osteoporosis: Screening for Bone Loss

    If you are at risk for bone loss, your healthcare provider may refer you for bone density testing.

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MULTIMEDIA

As the name suggests, premature ventricular contractions are contractions in the lower chambers of the heart that occur too early in the rhythm sequence. These contractions, also called Paces, are common, particularly in older adults. This video discusses what effect these contractions can have on your health.

MENTAL HEALTH LIBRARY
Suicide Prevention

A Veteran may not show any signs of wanting to self-harm before doing so. But there are some signs to look for. And certain conditions that can put a person at risk.

LIVING WITH...
Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a brain injury that changes the way your brain works. A TBI can happen when your brain gets jolted. The most common type of TBI for military people deployed in combat zones is a blast injury. Learn more about TBI here.

LIVING WELL
Be Safe

How often do you think about your personal safety? Know how to keep yourself and your family safe at home and when you’re on the go.

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