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Making healthy choices about what you eat and drink is a powerful way to help care for yourself. Choosing foods that nourish rather than harm your body may help prevent chronic conditions and the need for certain medications in the future. #LiveWholeHealth
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Veterans with bipolar disorder can experience a range of symptoms, including noticeable swings in energy, mood or hours of sleep needed.  Learn about VA treatment options for bipolar disorder:  mentalhealth.va.gov/bipolar/…
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This summer, Ellsworth Cemetery in Westminster, Maryland, held a headstone dedication for nine U.S. soldiers. The community practice of identifying and restoring unmarked graves has increased, particularly at historic Black cemeteries. bit.ly/3Cx17Rb
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.@DeptVetAffairs’ Airis McCottry Gill, Executive Director of Employee Experience & Organizational Management, knows the importance of listening! Feedback is vital to creating a better experience for customers & employees in the govt. Let’s keep 👂 to Americans! #CXDay #GovCX
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If you are a #Veteran experiencing thoughts of suicide or worried about one, #VeteransCrisisLine responders are ready to listen and help right now. 24/7. 365 days a year. VeteransCrisisLine.net #SuicidePreventionMonth #VetsReachOut
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Twenty-nine years ago today, a straightforward mission quickly spiraled into the Battle of Mogadishu—the most intense close combat since the Vietnam War. After the first Black Hawk went down, the mission suddenly changed for Norm Hooten and the Delta Force team he led.
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