Archive for January, 2018

Renewal through meditation

Posted on January 8th, 2018

Imagine a simple, personal, non-pharmacological tool for veterans, proven by research to achieve a 40% reduction in the symptoms of post-traumatic stress syndrome and depression, a 42% decrease in insomnia, and a 30% improvement in satisfaction with quality of life. Veterans in Northeast Ohio are being given that tool through a grant from the Resurrecting […]

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Using bytes to heal the brain

Posted on January 8th, 2018

Injuries to a veteran’s brain can be invisible… even when the symptoms start showing up: memory and attention issues, difficulty planning and organizing, understanding speech or complex reading materials. These symptoms aren’t like an obvious wound that needs sutures; instead, they linger in the background and infect the veteran’s well-being and re-integration. And because they […]

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From the Board: Stan Crader

Posted on January 8th, 2018

Is it really 2018? I remember reading the book 1984 and thinking that year so far away. In the midst of the Cold War, few gave the idea of reaching the turn of the century much thought. However, here we are, over 50 years later, and we’ve survived the Cold War. Fortunately, the stop-drop-and-roll exercises […]

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Bringing the light

Posted on January 8th, 2018

On a typical December day in Anchorage, Alaska, the sun decides to show itself by about 10:15 am… and goes away before 4 pm. Not even six hours of sunlight. Lack of exposure to sunshine is a documented detriment to human health, leading to vitamin D deficiencies, winter blues, and seasonal affective disorder. But for […]

Hearts of STIHL

Posted on January 6th, 2018

Six Resurrecting Lives Foundation partner veterans were recognized in December as “Hearts of STIHL” recipients by STIHL, Inc: • Matt Gossard, Ohio (U. S. Army) • Daryl Boggs, Ohio (Ohio National Guard) • Curtis Armstrong, Michigan (U. S. Army) • Billy Chisum, Alaska (U. S. Air Force) • Christopher Lawrence, California (U. S. Marines) • […]

City Barbeque Tumbler

Posted on January 3rd, 2018

Support our veterans with a new City Barbeque tumbler… plus free refills! City BBQ is once again partnering with Resurrecting Lives Foundation to raise money through special new-year tumbler sales. During the month of January, the restaurant will be offering a new artist-designed limited edition refillable tumbler for just $5. The cup, which sells out […]