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Help stop the suicide epidemic amongst our veterans

22 Veterans each day commit suicide. Sign the petition to pass the Veterans Heath Act expanding alternative treatments

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Tim Ryan for Congress | Stand With Vets

  Dear Friend,   One of my greatest responsibilities as a Member of Congress is to ensure our veterans and active duty armed forces are getting the benefits and care they have earned.     That’s why, I just introduced H.R. 3516, The Veterans and Armed Forces’ Health Promotion Act of 2013 to improve the quality of health care provided to…Read More
Jay Ponti
Jay Ponti Campaign leader

Please help us stop this epidemic by providing the resources to those who laid their lives on the line for their countrymen. If you want…Read More

Why suicide rate among veterans may be more than 22 a day

CNN
Leon Panetta, the former defense secretary, called the suicide rate among service members an epidemic. STORY HIGHLIGHTS The data the suicide rate is based on are incomplete Examples of uncounted: "suicide by cop," by overdoses and by vehicle crashes "There's probably a tidal wave of suicides coming" VA makes appeal for more uniform reporting…Read More
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