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Addressing the Women Veteran Issues Faced by Our Female Vets

By National Veterans Foundation / December 29, 2015

According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs and the Center for Women Veterans, female veterans make up 2,035,213 of…

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Women Veterans and Suicide

By National Veterans Foundation / November 11, 2015

Female veterans die by suicide at nearly six times the rate as women with no military service record. Triggers for suicide include the high incidence…

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On Veterans Day: The Ones We Missed

By Shad Meshad / November 4, 2015

This November 11th will be our nation’s 96th Veterans Day – a day meant to mark the end of the…

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Famous Women Veterans

Famous Women Veterans Every American Should Know

By National Veterans Foundation / November 1, 2015

According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, as of September 2015, the number of women veterans is 2,035,213. While men…

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Focusing on a Solution for PTSD in Women Veterans

By National Veterans Foundation / August 27, 2015

For many years the impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) on veterans has been the topic of discussion among health…

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Women Veterans Virtual Career Fair

By National Veterans Foundation / August 17, 2015

Women Veterans Virtual Career Fair August 18 – 1:00PM – 3:00PM EST Join womenveterans.com for the first women veterans virtual…

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Homeless Women Veterans

Homeless Women Veterans: It’s Worse than you Think

By National Veterans Foundation / July 23, 2015

There is no doubt that homelessness remains a problem in the United States. The homeless rates of veterans remain high,…

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Probably Not the Kind of Equality Women Had in Mind

By Shad Meshad / July 17, 2015

22 per day—the suicide rate for veterans—not just male veterans. Women veterans commit suicide at the same rate as their…

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