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Women Veterans, PTSD, and Heart Disease

In my research to learn more about my own health, I learned that there have been studies conducted that in fact have confirmed that women veterans are at risk of heart disease. 1,285 more words

Jennifer Norris

Soldier, Storyteller Available!

My Desert Storm book is finally out! I honestly didn’t expect this would happen. I knew I wanted to write a book about my experiences even a year after the war. 123 more words


Online Survey For Women Veterans To Make A Difference

Women are the fastest growing group within the veteran population according to the Veterans Health Administration. Yet female vets may not identify themselves as a veteran or use their VA benefits. 374 more words


Florida Women Veterans Meeting In Tampa

This week, women veterans from throughout Florida will meet in Tampa for the 2nd Annual Women Veterans’ Conference. The goal is to sign them up for available benefits and resources. 295 more words

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Veteran Wins Espy Award

Danielle Green, a woman Iraq War veteran, received an Espy Award (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award.  She played for Notre Dame, then enlisted in the military, was wounded, and then got a Masters Degree. 323 more words


Oldest US Veteran

SHE is 110 years old.

Emma Didlake signed up for the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II.

The Army History site has some of the background of the WAAC up.  84 more words


Florida Puts Out Call To All Women Veterans

Florida has 160,000 women veterans living in the state, yet some of those women do not consider themselves a veteran and many more have never applied for veterans’ benefits. 292 more words