February 26, 2019

Not Every Woman Who Served With the U.S. Military During World War I Got the Same Treatment. Here’s Why

The First World War is often described as the first “modern” war. The term generally refers to mechanized warfare in the form of tanks and airplanes; […]
February 13, 2019

At War: We Want to Hear From Women Who Served in the Military

Lt. Emily Rixey, center, stands with members of her squadron after performing the first all-female flyover to honor the life of Capt. Rosemary Mariner on Feb. […]
February 1, 2019

Legendary pilot will be honored by all-female flyover

Nine female pilots at Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia, say they feel privileged to be selected as volunteers to perform the “missing woman” formation Feb. 2, […]
January 11, 2019

Corps has close eye on first integrated training company

The all-female platoon currently undergoing recruit training in a previously all-male battalion at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., may not be the last, according […]
January 11, 2019

Women and minority veterans are thriving in the civilian workforce

A military background boosted the civilian job prospects for women and racial minorities that have historically had a harder time finding work, the latest Bureau of […]
December 18, 2018

When measuring resilience, the type of trauma suffered matters

“But I work with women veterans every day, and I suspected this wasn’t the … suddenly men were no longer scoring as more resilient than women.
December 18, 2018

Women Veterans: Managing Post Deployment Stress

Despite good food, bright lights, and cheer, the holidays come with stress. The pressures, particularly on women, to cook special meals, give gifts, and decorate can […]
December 13, 2018

Survey: Nearly 40 Percent of Active-Duty Women Report Fertility Problems

… problems after leaving the service, according to a new survey by the Service Women’s Action Network, an advocacy group for female veterans.
December 12, 2018

Certain Female Vets May Face Higher Dementia Risk

By Maureen SalamonHealthDay ReporterWEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The toll of U.S. military service can be steep for female veterans…