The real reason American health care is so expensive

The real reason American health care is so expensive

I cannot tell you how obsessed I am with this chart. It shows exactly what is wrong with America’s conversation about health care. On one level, you’ve seen this chart before. It shows health care spending as a share of the economy of a bunch of countries. There’s Germany and France and Japan and Canada …

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TRACTS: VA Research explores mental health issues of PTSD and TBI

TRACTS: VA Research explores mental health issues of PTSD and TBI

– WE WERE GETTING HAMMERED EVERY DAY. WE WERE JUST GETTING SHOT AT. – THE STENCH OF BODIES. – THERE WAS A LOT OF EXPOSURE TO A LOT OF POWERFUL WEAPONS AT THAT TIME. – AND YOU’RE SEEING JUST THESE PUFFS OF DIRT EVERYWHERE. – WE GOT HIT WITH LARGE ORDNANCE. – A COUPLE OF …

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CRISIS: Veterans, mental health & the wounds we cannot see | psychology recovery & military

CRISIS: Veterans, mental health & the wounds we cannot see | psychology recovery & military

Hey everybody. Happy Thursday! Now if you didn’t know tomorrow is Veterans Day in the U.S. What is Veterans Day you might wonder? Veterans Day is a day where all of those who served in our U.S. Military are celebrated and loved on and given a little extra thank you so much. Maybe a hug. …

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VA Claim Exams: Psychological

VA Claim Exams: Psychological

What to expect during your psychological claim exam. If you’re a veteran who has a disability due to your military service, you may decide to submit a disability claim with VA. Mental health conditions that influence your behavior, social experiences, and how you see the world fall under psychological claims. If you’ve submitted a claim …

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New Mental Health Center

New Mental Health Center

♪ MUSIC ♪ An idea conceived nearly two decades ago became a realization as the Bay Pines VA activated its new 155,000 square foot Mental Health Center during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center on September 22. A crowd of nearly 600 gathered to watch the monumental event and …

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