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12/06/2021 04:00 PM EST

The holiday season brings joy, happiness and often stress. There’s no better time to practice mindfulness so that you can be present to manage its ups and downs.

The post Live Whole Health #100: Mindful holiday season appeared first on VAntage Point.

12/06/2021 02:00 PM EST

Holidays can be a difficult time for many Veterans. Connecting with former service members can alleviate some of that stress and ward off loneliness.

The post 12 ways to create community this holiday and connect with other Veterans appeared first on VAntage Point.

12/06/2021 11:30 AM EST

Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Cassie Barlow, who served as a personnel officer and commanded a mission support group.

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12/06/2021 10:00 AM EST

In 2003, Ce-Ce Mazyck’s parachute got tangled with another soldier. Today, she is “living life to the fullest and not just existing.”

The post In 2003, Ce-Ce Mazyck’s parachute got tangled with another soldier’s; today she’s a voice for disabled Veterans appeared first on VAntage Point.

12/06/2021 09:00 AM EST

However, the Moderna vaccine was found to offer an increased level of protection, including a 21% lower risk of documented infection and 41% lower risk of hospitalization, according to the research team, whose findings were published on December 1, 2021, in the New England Journal of Medicine.

The post Researchers carry out the first head-to-head comparison of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines appeared first on VAntage Point.

12/06/2021 08:00 AM EST

Approximately four months have passed since the Afghanistan withdrawal. Since then, Veterans across the country have grappled with figuring out what the withdrawal means to them.

The post Borne the Battle #264: Veteran Rounddiv – Afghanistan Withdrawal / Evacuation appeared first on VAntage Point.