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Green Road Construction in Full Swing

The Green Road Project, an outdoor oasis of respite for service members and their families, will be ready to make its debut this fall on the campus of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Check out the progress of construction.

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Meet Us in Las Vegas

If you're attending the upcoming International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health in Las Vegas, join us as we share insights about healing moments, raising awareness of the social determinants of health, leveraging community programs to shape health policy.

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Why I Support the Green Road Project

Remembering childhood friends that served in the Vietnam War, Bob O'Toole of the Estridge Group of Long and Foster Realty explains why supporting the Green Road Project and providing veterans with a healing environment is a cause dear to his heart.

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Building Better Programs to Improve Youth Health

Leaders from across the country convened at our headquarters to envision a new, integrative approach to creating and evaluating community-based programs that improve the health of urban and disadvantage youth. See highlights from this inter-disciplinary forum, and sign up to get the report.

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Introducing Scholar Judy Rollins

The Institute welcomes Judy Rollins, PhD, RN, as our newest Scholar. Her Institute-support research will examine what elements of artwork in health care settings are most effective in enhancing the well-being and experience of patients. Learn more about her research.

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Eat the Rainbow

The Institute attended the Spring into Good Health Festival hosted by Paul's Place in Pig Town. Community members were encouraged to participate in our Eat the Rainbow brainstorming activity.

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Immune System Boosters: Tips From the Experts

A panel of health and wellness experts shared various factors that affect our immune system during our Immune Health Boosters and Busters event. Learn a few of their immune boosting tips

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The Creative Arts: Paths to Healing

Three panelists presented at the Institute for Integrative Health's annual winter scholars meeting ways they've used the creative arts to help people heal from tragic experiences. Working with various communities, such as veterans and mentally ill, panelists described how different forms of creative expression touched the individuals they've worked…

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