Veterans' affairs

Research Report with COVID-19 Forecasts - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Therapeutics Market 2020-2024 | Rising Prevalence of PTSD to Boost Growth | Technavio

Monday, May 25, 2020 - 9:30pm

Our post-traumatic stress disorder therapeutics market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our post-traumatic stress disorder therapeutics market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies emerging therapies for PTSD treatment as one of the prime reasons driving the post-traumatic stress disorder therapeutics market growth during the next few years.
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Therapeutics Market 2020-2024: Vendor Analysis
    We provide a detailed analysis of vendors operating in the post-traumatic stress disorder therapeutics market, including some of the vendors such as AstraZeneca Plc, Azevan Pharmaceuticals Inc., Bionomics Ltd., Eli Lilly and Co., GlaxoSmithKline Plc, H. Lundbeck AS, Mylan NV, Neurocrine Biosciences Inc., Novartis International AG, and Pfizer Inc.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the post-traumatic stress disorder therapeutics market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Therapeutics Market 2020-2024: Key Highlights

Veterans Advantage Honors Our Active Duty Military & Veterans this Memorial Day Weekend 2020

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 4:00am

Veterans Advantage has also been doing its part to support those who served and their families amid the economic downturn during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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  • Veterans Advantage has also been doing its part to support those who served and their families amid the economic downturn during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
  • And with the nation beginning to open its doors for business & leisure, Veterans Advantage has been publishing COVID-19 updates from its airline, hotel, and car rental partners providing "VetRewards Exclusives" to Veterans Advantage.
  • Finally, in honor of Military Appreciation Month leading up to Memorial Day, Veterans Advantage calls on all Americans to participate in the National Moment of Remembrance at 3 pm local time this Monday, May 25.
  • This is the true meaning of Memorial Day, the most solemn national military holiday of the year," added Higgins.

Buddy's Cannabis Teams With Invictus Foundation to Offer Medicinal Cannabis Therapies for Military-Related PTSD

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 1:33pm

The Invictus Foundation is continually exploring ways to continue to expand access to crucial treatment options and programs that assist veterans who are struggling with post-war illnesses.

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  • The Invictus Foundation is continually exploring ways to continue to expand access to crucial treatment options and programs that assist veterans who are struggling with post-war illnesses.
  • This includes making medical cannabis available to veterans and the well-being it can provide to them, states Peter J. Whalen, CEO of the Invictus Foundation.
  • To achieve our goal of expanding access and availability of medical grade cannabis to our military-related PTSD population the Invictus Foundation is partnering with Buddy's Cannabis in Renton.
  • We will partner with these CannaBusiness Associations to improve access, availability, training and education around the utilization of cannabis for the treatment of military-related PTSD.

Veterans Can Now Use Their Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits to Get World-Class Continuing Education at Wharton

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 12:00pm

Previously in Pennsylvania, veterans were able to apply their tuition benefits only to traditional degree-granting programs such as an MBA.

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  • Previously in Pennsylvania, veterans were able to apply their tuition benefits only to traditional degree-granting programs such as an MBA.
  • Freitag believes that veterans with GI benefits should have the opportunity to pick and choose applicable courses with a manageable time commitment.
  • He notes that Wharton Executive Education "offers very specific courses to refine your skill set for the job you're currently working in."
  • Wharton Executive Education can accept up to 50 veterans per academic year for the Yellow Ribbon Program beginning August 1, 2020.

Female Warriors Unite in Gaming

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 5:17pm

Recently, WWP hosted its largest female veteran event ever, with 50 warriors coming together for a night of video games.

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  • Recently, WWP hosted its largest female veteran event ever, with 50 warriors coming together for a night of video games.
  • Besides video games, WWP is connecting warriors and families through trivia nights, dance lessons, arts and crafts, and talent shows.
  • "Along with connecting with other female gamers, I loved getting advice from streamers on Wounded Warrior Project's Discord channel."
  • In WWP, Natasha has found a resource to not only deal with PTSD but also connect with other female veterans.

SBA Awards Funding to Organizations Delivering Entrepreneurship Training to Women Veterans and Military Spouses

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 6:33pm

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The U.S. Small Business Administration today awarded $300,000 in grants to three organizations offering entrepreneurship training to women service members, veterans and military spouses.

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  • WASHINGTON, May 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The U.S. Small Business Administration today awarded $300,000 in grants to three organizations offering entrepreneurship training to women service members, veterans and military spouses.
  • The funding opportunity, offered by SBA's Office of Veterans Business Development , supports each organization's entrepreneurial programs for women who serve in our military and veteran communities.Each awardee was chosen based on their demonstrated history of and commitment to providing training programs and resources to women.
  • The Texas-based Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Program offers in-person and online training opportunities, as well as one-on-one advising for women veterans, transitioning service members, active duty military, and spouses who are aspiring or currently operating small businesses in Texas.
  • The organization provides entrepreneurial training services to support the growth of women veterans, service members, as well as women spouses of military personnel in Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas through coaching, webcasts, and training.

Allied Corp. Attracting Positive Recognition and Coverage From Leading Global Media Publications

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 6:00pm

The most likely individuals to experience someone being badly injured or killed are those that have served in the first responders or military professions.

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  • The most likely individuals to experience someone being badly injured or killed are those that have served in the first responders or military professions.
  • In respondents meeting the criteria for PTSD, the symptoms are chronic in nature, and associated with significant impairment and high rates of comorbidity.
  • The Allied message has been told across traditional media, social media and the internet as a result of their consistent efforts.
  • Accordingly, readers and viewers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information, which speaks only as of the date made.

AT&T California Teams with VetsinTech for Veterans Training Initiative

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 1:34pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- VetsinTech, the leading national non-profit dedicated to advancing career opportunities for veterans in the tech industry, announced the continuation of a training series for veterans.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- VetsinTech, the leading national non-profit dedicated to advancing career opportunities for veterans in the tech industry, announced the continuation of a training series for veterans.
  • Working together with AT&T California and its "Believe Bay Area" initiative, VetsinTech is holding additional training for veterans to sharpen their skills in web development.
  • As a result of the ongoing Shelter-in-Place mandate, VetsinTech quickly pivoted core parts of its business, moving them online, and this includes training for veterans and their spouses.
  • "We're most grateful for AT&T California's commitment to supporting training and employment opportunities for our veterans," said Katherine Webster, Founder andCEO of VetsinTech.

Access to Mental Health Services for Veterans & Their Families During COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:01pm

All three clinics are part of Cohen Veterans Network, a national not for profit organization serving veterans and military families via 15 clinics across the country.

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  • All three clinics are part of Cohen Veterans Network, a national not for profit organization serving veterans and military families via 15 clinics across the country.
  • Post-9/11 Veterans, including National Guard and Reserves, as well as military family members, can fulfill their mental health care appointments for depression, anxiety, PTSD, sleep problems, etc.
  • Cohen Veterans Network is a 501(c)(3) national not for profit philanthropic network of mental health clinics for post-9/11 veterans and their families.
  • CVN focuses on improving mental health outcomes, with a goal to build a network of outpatient mental health clinics for veterans and their families in high-need communities, in which trained clinicians deliver holistic evidence-based care to treat mental health conditions.

New genomic study by EpigeneticsRx seeks to reduce post-traumatic stress, suicidal ideation and depression in combat veterans

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

"We hope this study produces new information about how we can better assist veterans manage post-traumatic stress."

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  • "We hope this study produces new information about how we can better assist veterans manage post-traumatic stress."
  • Since its launch in early February, the study has enrolled 30 veterans that are receiving genetic testing, personalized lifestyle coaching, nutritional-based treatment solutions, microcurrent neurofeedback and ongoing genomic counseling.
  • "We are excited to have the opportunity to collaborate on such a groundbreaking program to assist veterans," states Deb Hubers Co-Founder of EpigeneticsRx.
  • This program leverages EpigeneticsRx's years of research in functional genomics and provides veterans non-pharmaceutical, non-opioid, non-addicting, treatment solutions that are specifically tailored to each veteran's genetic profile.