Category Archives: Military Health

BURN PITS – WHERE THERE’S SMOKE, THERE’S . . .

Burn Pits – Where There’s Smoke, There’s . . . One Woman’s Opinion – Part 2 By – Sheri de Grom The Office of the Inspector General reported July 11, 2013, that trash burning continues at one of the largest … Continue reading

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Vets Rally to Curb Military Suicides

Check out this great MSN video – Vets Rally to Curb Military Suicides.

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MILITARY MENTAL HEALTH and CONTRACTED CARE

Military Mental Health and Contracted Care One Woman’s Opinion   By – Sheri de Grom  Contractors are known for hiring mental health counselors, social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists that have no previous relationship or experience with military culture. Mental health … Continue reading

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Brain Injuries – No Fault Of Their Own

Traumatic Brain Injuries – Part 5 of 5  Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (C.T.E.) and Conclusion Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) wrote in his director’s report on May 28, 2012, that “NIMH was established nearly 65 … Continue reading

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Trading Health for Weapons

Trading Health for Weapons Pentagon Threatens Congress Jason Miller, executive editor of Federal News Radio, published an article on May 31, 2012, that made me want to embrace Congress for the first time in a very long time. He reported, … Continue reading

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Is This What We Really Want For Our Soldiers And Their Families?

The Sounds of Silence #3 Mental Health Care by Sheri de Grom A potentially harmful contract has been let for bid to health service organizations by the U.S. Government on behalf of the Department of Defense (DoD). Health care organizations … Continue reading

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