Connecting with others plays an important role in physical and mental health, and getting Veterans and their supporters together regularly – whether for a chat over food, a bowling night or volunteer activity – can build social connections and improve attendees’ mental well-being. VOICES events are designed to foster interpersonal connections and social support among community members, including Veterans of all ages and service branches. Developed with input from Veterans,
With the Omicron variant dominant in the U.S., there has been a lot of talk about booster shots for COVID-19 vaccines. Hear Dr. Vivian Vega, Tampa VA attending physician, Infectious Disease, answer the most asked questions about the vaccine and booster. While the vaccines have been shown to be safe and highly effective at both preventing the disease and lessening the effects in breakthrough cases, the data is becoming clear just
Philips Respironics Ultrafill Home Oxygen System Use and Operation Bruce White, Registered Respiratory Therapist with Mid-Cities Medical, details the proper use and operation of the Philips Respironics Ultrafill Home Oxygen System. UltraFill is an advanced home oxygen system with a stationary oxygen concentrator, filling station, and high-capacity 3,000 PSI cylinders for mainstream and high-usage oxygen patients.