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Military sexual trauma tied to homelessness

Military sexual trauma tied to homelessness

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Researchers with VA and the University of Utah found that rates of homelessness were more than doubled among Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans who had screened positive for military sexual trauma. Read more in Military Times.

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