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Adding suicide prevention to addiction treatment prevents rise in ideations

Adding suicide prevention to addiction treatment prevents rise in ideations

Pittsburgh study finds racial, gender disparities in prescriptions of cholesterol medication

Self-efficacy training could improve chronic pain care for Black Veterans

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Restoring ill and injured Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to their highest level of functioning when they return home is an important challenge facing VA researchers... Learn more

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Navy Veteran Pernell Baker is a patient at the Washington, DC, VA Medical Center. VA patients like him took 
part in guided tour research at other VA sites to let researchers know their thoughts and feelings about the care they receive.

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) ranks as one of the nation's leaders in health research. Thousands of studies are conducted at VA medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing homes each year. This research has significantly contributed to advancements in health care for Veterans... Learn more

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