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Adding suicide prevention to addiction treatment prevents rise in ideations

Adding suicide prevention to addiction treatment prevents rise in ideations

Pittsburgh study finds racial, gender disparities in prescriptions of cholesterol medication

Self-efficacy training could improve chronic pain care for Black Veterans

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 Columbus Freeman of Arkansas, who served 17 years in the National Guard, underwent two amputations on his left leg—first below the knee, and then above—as the result of vascular blockages. A new VA-DoD study is looking at the long-term outcomes of Veterans who suffered severe vascular injuries but did not have their limb amputated.

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