This article provides invaluable information on immersion foot, a condition that predominantly affects military personnel.
Non-Freezing Cold Injury (NFCI) is a painful, potentially disabling condition caused by exposure to cold temperatures. It can be more serious than frostbite.
Sandhurst families are living in freezing conditions, as heating breaks down across military bases. Despite the coldest week of the year, many families who live on army bases have been living without heating for at least a week.
One of the most severe mental health issues facing military personnel is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Exposure to traumatic events, like combat or witnessing a horrific event, can lead to this condition. The symptoms of PTSD include flashbacks, nightmares,...
Hearing loss can be a difficult and isolating condition, but there is a wealth of resources available to help you manage it. From hearing support services, to personal products like hearing aids, to online support groups, you have access to all the tools you need to increase your hearing abilities and lead a more fulfilling life. With the right resources and help, hearing loss can be a manageable and less burdensome condition.
The United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been facing criticism in recent years for its handling of compensation claims for Armed Forces hearing loss. In many cases, Veterans have had their claims denied or have been offered only a fraction of the compensation they are entitled to.