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TEXAS VET: MEDICAL ADVANCES: UNDERSTANDING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES (TBIs)

MEDICAL ADVANCES: UNDERSTANDING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES (TBIs) By Texas Vet, First Cavalry  Decades ago, I got blown up—literally outside a tin can sh*t and shower hut...

JOE “RAGMAN” TARNOVSKY: Full Military Honors Funeral vs Congressional Funeral

Full Military Honors Funeral vs Congressional Funeral By Joe "Ragman" Tarnovsky for Veterans Today When a veteran dies, one entitlement we are guaranteed because...

Army Continues to Face a Mental Health Crisis

This article was sent to Veterans Today by Paul Sullivan, and our friends over at Veterans for Common Sense (VCS). The story reflects that despite...

In Army’s Trauma Care Units, Feeling Warehoused

Created in the wake of the scandal in 2007 over serious shortcomings at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Warrior Transition Units were intended to be sheltering way stations where injured soldiers could recuperate and return to duty or gently process out of the Army. There are currently about 7,200 soldiers at 32 transition units across the Army, with about 465 soldiers at Fort Carson’s unit.

SHARON COHEN: REVOLVING DOOR OF MULTIPLE TOURS LINKED TO PTSD

Revolving door of multiple tours linked to PTSD By SHARON COHEN (AP)  It wasn't his first tour in Iraq, but his second and third when Joe...

Send R.O.T.C. Back to School

SINCE the Vietnam War, R.O.T.C. programs have been banned from operating on campus at elite universities like Yale and Harvard.