Tag: "servicemen" at medical news
Caffeine keeps soldiers sharp
...reaction time and improve performance for military servicemen
who must perform complex tasks or who need help st...mes used to counteract narcolepsy, that could help servicemen
British Soldiers Suffer Delay of Treatment for Mental Illness
... by British Ministry of Defence (MoD) showed 2,123 servicemen
and women have been treated for mental health conditions after returning from Iraq since 2003. More than 320 soldiers who served in Iraq have been treated for post-traumatic stress disorder, while many others have suffered from anxiety, depression or...
U.S. Navy Offers Intralase No-Blade Lasik for Servicemen
...tary announced it will pay Lasik surgery costs for servicemen
who elect to have the surgery. The military had been reluctant to approve the traditional method in which Lasik is performed using a blade. The new announcement, which was published in the last issue of NavyTimes, explains that Lasik surgeries will b...
Row in Australia Over Mental Health Support Available for Returning Soldiers
...here needs to be a specific counseling service for servicemen
and women returning from overseas conflicts. He ...comprehensive arrangements in place to support our servicemen
and women in many dimensions." /L...