Health in Anchorage, AK

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Howard Lestrud Staff Writer
Peering over the tops of his glasses, Merle McNutt reacts humorously when asked what it will mean to him to turn 100 years old on Wednesday, Nov. 14
"I'm still alive," he laughs as he sits at a dining room table in the Heather Haus dining room in Blooming Prairie, sipping his morning coffee.
Not only will McNutt reach a milestone of making 100, he will also pay respect to the many American veterans…

The Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs hosted a Veterans Day ceremony Sunday afternoon at the American Legion Nicholson Post #38. The ceremony featured children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of those that served in the military.

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When you're a young student, Veteran's Day can simply mean a day off of school.

WINCHESTER — Gregory J. Franklin’s name has been added to a plaque at John Handley High School that honors alumni who are fallen service members.

Years after their military service but their past lives constantly on the mind, about a dozen war veterans walked into Gastonia's military museum

The newest additions to Veterans Memorial Park have been installed ahead of Saturday's community-wide Veterans Day Service.

IDAHO FALLS —Just in time for Veteran’s Day, a new U.S Department of Veterans Affairs clinic is preparing to begin accepting patients in Idaho Falls.

Fifty Vietnam veterans were recognized by the American Legion Dewey Lowman Post 109 on Saturday, Nov. 3, as part of a 13-year-long commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

Terry Luckenbaugh, a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard, "continued to give and serve" with his volunteerism.

Rutgers researchers discover new technique to improve vestibular function, which assists with balance

People were literally “flagged down” in the streets of downtown Bend on Friday night, to write out a thank-you message to strangers who will soon welcome the thoughtful touch.

Over three thousand people were in attendance for the 26th annual Native American Pauwau in Aynor Sunday. People came out to celebrate tradition and the spirit of the Waccamaw Indians, while commemorating the culture. "Cultural arts festival, storytelling, demonstrating, arts and crafts, survival skills, fire ceremonies," said Pauwau Director, Michelle Hatcher.

The results of a new integrative health study that measures the effects of owning and training a therapy dog on posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans are published in JACM, The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, a peer-reviewed publication from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers, dedicated to paradigm, practice and policy advancing integrative health.

FRANKFORD -- The weather and citizens of Sussex County smiled on veterans Sunday at the 18th annual Salute to Military Veterans, with a parade and speeches at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Just ahead of Veteran's Day, the Disabled American Veterans organization hosted their third annual 5K in Tulsa.

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When Mike Moran first attended a Grand Junction Veterans Stand Down event a few years ago, he was homeless and in need of services. But shortly after that first event

NORWALK - On the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the Norwalk Veterans Memorial Committee will honor veterans with music, a moment of silence and inspirational words from a hometown man
"This year, the celebration is 100 years," said Dan Caporale, U.S. Marine Corps veteran and NVMC chairman. "If you think about, World War I ended in 1918 - a hundred years ago. This is sort of a milestone."
World War I, a four-year global conflict that claimed more than…

The Veterans in Residence program provides veteran business owners six months of free office space at WeWork.

When it comes to watching your salt intake, most people focus on limiting certain foods–but some beverages, like sports drinks, are often high in sodium
Salt is the primary seasoning used to flavor food and an essential ingredient of the diets of both animals and humans alike.
The human body contains about four ounces of salt. If you don’t have enough of it, your heart won’t beat, you can’t digest your food, your blood won’t circulate throughout your body and your muscles won’t…

Sandy Wilhelm, New Haven, feels a connection to the American flag that perhaps only other veterans can understand.