Tag Archives: Coast Guard

Dan & Gwinnell Jarvis: The Story Of 22Zero (Ending Suicide Among Our Military Members)

Dan & Gwinnell Jarvis tell the story of founding 22Zero, with the mission to reduce the number of suicides in the active military, military veteran, and first responder communities through education and connection. 22Zero envisions a future where members of these communities seek and receive user-friendly treatment, without any stigma attached, enabling them to live… Read More »

Episode 2: Mutual Helpfulness

In this episode of “To Strengthen a Nation,” Jeric and Lorna explore the American Legion’s legacy of support for veterans. The founders battled for better compensation for 100 percent combat-disabled veterans, the GI Bill of Rights, recognition of Agent Orange as the source of service-connected illnesses and the fight for fair and compassionate treatment for… Read More »

#SE2E2+ Cannabis Use and PTSD among Veterans

Cannabis use for medical conditions is an issue of growing concern. Some Veterans use marijuana to relieve symptoms of PTSD and several states specifically approve the use of medical marijuana for PTSD. However, controlled studies have not been conducted to evaluate the safety or effectiveness of medical marijuana for PTSD. Thus, there is no evidence… Read More »