Is PTSD A Cultural Disease?

The dangers of war can never be underestimated, and they affect all veterans in a variety of ways. While an unfortunate number of combat vets return home with physical injuries, it is the mental ones which remain unseen that can cut the deepest. We have perhaps become used to the sight of veterans who have [...]

By |2017-10-04T18:48:14+00:00October 4th, 2017|Blog, Veterans|0 Comments

Improving Health Issues Affecting Female Veterans

The unique health needs of female veterans are often overlooked in both military policy and public conversation. While veteran’s health is a frequent topic in the national discourse about health care, the level of care given to women too often falls short. Department of Veteran’s Affairs-run hospitals frequently lack sufficient services tailored to women, especially [...]

By |2017-06-20T13:45:48+00:00June 20th, 2017|Blog, Dave Rocker, Veterans|0 Comments

Helping veterans: finding jobs in the tech industry after serving

Today, there is a vital interest in integrating veterans back into the fabric of society after experiencing the hardships of war. As veterans come home from duty, they seek to re-establish stable, productive, and healthy lives in the workforce. Oftentimes, veterans suffer from a lack of direction and training as they re-assimilate back into the [...]

By |2017-06-19T15:12:26+00:00June 6th, 2017|Blog, Veterans|0 Comments

5 Military Initiatives to Better Serve Female Veterans

Currently, armed veterans make up 21.3 million of the population in the United States, but just 10% of them are female. However, women are the fastest growing cohort within the veteran community. The male veteran population is expected to decrease to 16.7 million as the female veteran population continues to steadily increase by 2020 and [...]

By |2017-06-19T15:12:26+00:00April 12th, 2017|Blog, Veterans|0 Comments

U.S. Military Uniforms, Through The Years

From home-sewn rags to spit-and-polish boots, woolen overcoats and camo fatigues, U.S. military uniforms have changed a lot throughout the years. In over 240 years of military history, uniform choices for U.S. soldiers have changed dramatically, evolving in tandem with new fashion and technology. Our Armed Forces continue to tweak and make improvements to uniforms, [...]

By |2017-06-19T15:12:27+00:00February 14th, 2017|Blog, Dave Rocker, Veterans|0 Comments