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Mobile-phone apps aid in PTSD, brain injuries

The proliferation of new-age technology has made our lives easier in a wide variety of ways, some of which we never envisioned until "there was an app for that."

Now mobile-phone "apps," or applications, have gone far beyond mere conveniences to genuinely helping heal the wounds of war.

Technology to aid DoD Mental Health Services

Imagine being a psychologist sitting across from your patient. Now imagine that patient is actually hundreds of miles away. The first-ever live Introduction to Telemental Health Delivery Workshop at the National Center for Telehealth and Technology’s, or T2, headquarters on Joint Base Lewis-McChord last week offered guidance to providers on offering mental health services from a distance -- in this case, using videoconferencing technology.

Invisible Wounds of War: There's an App for That?

When terrifying battlefield memories come rushing back, causing night sweats, flashbacks or a panic attack, some troops and vets now find comfort by reaching for their smartphones.

Soldiers put Face on Health Concerns for Defense Health Board

TACOMA, Wash., Aug. 12, 2011 -- The Defense Health Board met in Tacoma earlier this week to discuss health concerns facing servicemembers, but the board members didn’t stick to briefs and slideshows. The group also took the time to get information from actual Soldiers.


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