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Troops Booted With no Benefits
« on: October 21, 2010, 10:56:18 AM »
Troops booted with no benefits

The military has been discharging troops who are suffering from combat stress instead of providing treatment, according to Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond and several veterans advocates.

That would mean that many who could be afflicted with mental health conditions, including post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, have left the service without official medical diagnoses and no chance for medical benefits...
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Re: Troops Booted With no Benefits
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2010, 07:54:52 PM »
There's some camaraderie for you.
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