Retired lieutenant general said troops do not want to hear about the economy on Thanksgiving. “They want to hear, ‘Hey thanks,'" he said.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is hesitant to admit its role in the death of Marine Corps veteran Jason Simcakoski, who died as a result of drugs he was prescribed at a VA hospital.
With painkillers, Mike Stevens could care for his kids and run his farm; now he can barely dress himself.
About half of severely mentally ill people have a drug problem, and vice versa, but federal policies don’t address that.
Service members disclosed more symptoms when speaking with a computerized "virtual human."
"There is an epidemic of sudden deaths occurring throughout the U.S. military.”
The VA killed thousands of vets and fueled the national opioid addiction crisis by recklessly throwing pills at a problem.
President Donald Trump said he was respecting the flag and American veterans when he decried NFL players who take a knee during the national anthem to protest, but more and more veterans are telling the president he's wrong.
Cannabis advocates promote marijuana as an alternative form of pain relief to opioids.
The inability to reconcile wartime actions with a personal moral code can cause lasting psychological damage.
A bill recently passed by the House would endanger more vets by removing them from the background check system, the author writes.
Charity wants to 'empower veterans with gaming' and help ease anxiety disorders.
“These people don’t recognize where we are in history. They’re still living in 1995.”
Trump doesn’t have anything resembling a real plan.
Statistics have led to fears that we are now starting to see the true cost of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars.
The suicide rate for men in the farming, fishing and forestry industries in certain states is higher than that of veterans, two unrelated reports indicate.
Tom Voss thought walking across America would help with his PTSD. Then he started focusing on breathing techniques.