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What Will You Do? (PSA)

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Our Veterans put everything on the line to protect our freedom. We may never be able to repay them for their sacrifice, but we can show them just how much we appreciate all that they've done. Everyone can do something to let Veterans know how much we appreciate their service. Visit www.volunteer.va.gov. What will you do?

Award-winning actor Gary Sinise is probably remembered most for his roles as Lt. Dan from the movie "Forrest Gump" and Detective Mac Taylor on CBS-TV's "CSI: New York." But did you know he also works tirelessly on behalf of our active duty military and Veterans? In addition to touring with the United Service Organizations (USO) and entertaining troops with his "Lt. Dan Band," he also volunteers his time to help the VA communicate to Veterans and the public through Public Service Announcements (PSA's) like this one. Show less
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PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Play

PTSD may develop after experiencing a traumatic event.

• Hear Veterans share their stories of recovery and growth
• Get answers from professionals about PTSD treatments that can help.

Learn more about PTSD and treatment at: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/.

Hear from more Veterans with PTSD at the playlist: AboutFace: Hear Veteran Stories about PTSD: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC87C65F04DE484C0&feat­ure=plcp

AboutFace - Hear Veterans Stories about PTSD Play

Learn about posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from Veterans who live with it every day. Hear their stories. Find out how treatment turned their lives around, AboutFace www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace.

Also see the PTSD playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8FBF506DEC670ADF
Learn ways to help you live a healthy life.

For more information visit http://www.prevention.va.gov/index.asp
  • Eat Wisely

    Eat wisely to maximize your health. Eat a variety of foods including vegetables, fruits and whole grains. It is important to include fat-free or low-fat milk and milk products in your diet, and lim...
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  • Be Physically Active

    Avoid inactivity. Some activity is better than none. Aim for at least 2 1/2 hours of moderate-intensity aerobic activity each week. Every 10 minute session counts. Do strengthening activities at le...
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  • Weight Management

    Strive for a healthy weight. If you need to lose weight, losing even a little will help. If you are of normal weight, maintain it. Staying in control of your weight helps you be healthy now and in ...
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  • Break Free From Smoking

    Stories about veterans who want to quit smoking and the help they got from the VA to do it. A useful overview of the many types of help provided by the VA to veterans to aid with smoking cessation...
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  • Live HIV+

    Intended for patients recently diagnosed with HIV, this short, informational video provides basic information about the disease and what steps to take right away. Please visit http://www.hiv.va.gov...
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  • Yoga Therapy

    In Tampa, Florida, at the James A. Haley Medical Center, yoga instructors from a private organization are working with VA therapists and donating their time to help recovering Veterans. We look at ...

Health Research Play

From research on tuberculosis in the 1940s, to today's developments in advanced robotic prosthetics, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has ranked as one of the nation's leaders in health research.

Learn more about VA Research at http://www.research.va.gov/
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