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VA program promotes treatment choice

When Ken Rainey decided he wanted to pursue proton therapy in lieu of conventional radiation for his throat cancer, he thought navigating his VA...

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Honoring fallen veterans at ABMC sites throughout Europe

On Veterans Day, American Battle Monument Commission (ABMC) sites throughout the world will be hosting ceremonies to honor our fallen.

U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Jason Lacount stands before a formation of Marines with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, during the University of Hawaii Military Appreciation Game Night at Aloha Stadium, Hawaii, Oct. 29, 2016. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Robert Sweet

Fact vs. fiction: Common myths about military life

It turns out there’s a pretty big knowledge gap nowadays when it comes to what civilians know about military life and what it's like to serve. Here...

Almost a million current military personnel are expected to opt for ‘blended’ retirement system

More than 740,000 currently serving active-duty members and 176,000 drilling Reserve and National Guard personnel are expected to opt in to the...

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Study: Can marijuana improve PTSD symptoms for veterans?

Roberto Pickering’s story is all too familiar.

Ayla Brown and Hope for the Day tour

Armed Forces Entertainment brings a special performance to Armstrong’s Club on Sep. 6, 1-5 p.m.

KMC Onstage offering free admission for Wounded Warriors

KMC Onstage offers all programming free of charge to Wounded Warriors and their guests at the Fisher House.

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