Stress relief resources for veterans, servicemembers, and military families. Focus on stress relief and pain management without the use of pharmaceutical drugs (opioids). Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine available to active duty servicemembers. This is the De-Stress Vets blog, written by a Practitioner of East Asian Medicine (an Acupuncturist) and military wife. Information on Disaster Relief clinics and Stress-Relief Acupuncture.
Still in gear: Injuries don’t stop veterans on 100-day bike trek
I wanted to share this great article about the cross-country bicycle ride a couple of veterans have been doing the past few months to raise awareness for veteran care and issues. Click on the link below to the MSN article and Today links. A quote from one of the bicyclists, Barrientos, "Yeah, we faced frustrations at times, but you know what I keep telling the team? At least we're not getting shot at". During the bicycle ride, the veterans had some serious injuries and accidents and perservered on their advocacy mission. Still in gear: Injuries don’t stop veterans on 100-day bike trek