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  • Women Veterans’ Issues
    By: Brooke Spann
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  • Mental
    Disorders
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  • Sexual
    Trauma
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  • No Women,
    No World,
    No Way.
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  • Weak
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  • Alone
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  • Depression
  • Suicidal
  • Addictions
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  • Babies
    and
    Birth
    Defects
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  • Homeless
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  • Future
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    Elias, Marilyn. Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2010.
    Furey, Joan. Testimony and Statement. Department of Veterans Affairs for Center for Women Veterans. 8 June 2000. United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Web. 21 Apr. 2010. <http://www4.va.gov/‌OCA/‌testimony/‌hvac/‌soi/‌08je00JF.asp>.
    Furey, Ms. Joan A. “Advisory Committee on Women Veterans.” Paper presented at the meeting of the VA Advisory Committee on Women Veterans at VA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Web. 21 Apr. 2010. <http://www1.va.gov/‌womenvet/‌docs/‌October_99_ACWV_Meeting.pdf>.
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  • Works Cited Con’t
    Kaye, Randi, and Ismael Estrada. “Female veterans report more sexual, mental trauma.” CNN.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2008/‌US/‌03/‌19/‌women.veterans/‌index.html>.
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    Mather, Dr. Susan, ACMD, VHA. Briefing: Women Veterans Health Programs. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Apr. 2010.
    “VA Women’s Program Chief Wins Two National Awards.” Public and Intergovernmental Affairs June-July 1998: n. pag. Web. 19 Apr. 2010. <Public and Intergovernmental Affairs>.
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    Wolfe, Jessica, PhD. “Advancing our understanding of how and why PTSD occurs - National Center for PTSD: Women’s issues.” National Center for PTSD. Web. 23 Apr. 2010. <http://www.ptsd.va.gov/‌about/‌anniversary/‌advancing_our_understanding_of_ptsd.asp>.
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