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Congress urges Pentagon to take brain injury seriously as Trump downplays the damage

A bipartisan group of members of Congress pressured the Department of Defense to take traumatic brain injuries in the military seriously just days after President Trump appeared to downplay ones suffered by service members in an attack launched by Iran. “Given the potential for serious long-term effects of TBIs, DoD must continue to take steps… Read More »

Why The Pentagon Is Warning US Military Not To Use Recreational Genetic Test Kits

US Pentagon in Washington DC. Getty For years, many of us in the genetics community have strongly suggested that consumers think long and hard before ordering recreational genetic test kits for Christmas – or any other occasion. But when the Pentagon sends a stern warning to its military members, even Santa needs to listen. Military Mission at dusk Getty… Read More »