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How Do Martial Arts Help Veterans in the Fight Against Homelessness, PTSD & Isolation?

The challenges veterans face upon returning to civilian life are far too many. From reintegration struggles to the scars of combat, the transition is rarely a smooth one. Among these hurdles, homelessness stands out as a major issue. Often tied to it are drug abuse, the haunting shadow of PTSD, and crippling isolation. Homelessness and…

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Boxing History & Its Benefits for Military Veterans; Good for PTSD, Mental Health & More

Boxing is a sport that is as ancient as civilization itself, yet its impactful and beneficial. Especially for veterans, Boxing has never been more interconnected. As our country’s heroes come home after years of service, training in martial arts and boxing may be just what they need. Today, Foxhole Veterans Charity Foundation would like to…

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What Activities are Good for Veterans with PTSD? Does Martial Arts Help as a Treatment?

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that many associate with veterans returning from combat zones. However, its effects are not limited to just the military community. It is important to understand what PTSD is and how our veterans all can develop this very real mental condition. Today, Foxhole Veterans Charity Foundation would…

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How Martial Arts Helps Major Barriers Facing Veteran Transition from Military to Civilian Workforce

Veterans face a number of challenges as they transition back to civilian life, particularly in securing employment. Cultural differences between civilian society and military environments often create barriers, further widening the gap. Traditionally, veterans were prioritized by companies and small businesses, thanks to state-level unemployment initiatives. However, the current scenario paints a much different picture.…

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What is the Art, History & Fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & the Training Benefits for Veterans?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, a martial art is often defined by its ground fighting and grappling techniques. It has gained huge popularity worldwide. Its unique philosophy, emphasis on leverage, and rich history make it not just a sport but a lifestyle for many. For our veterans who may be considering jumping into a martial art, Foxhole Veterans…

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Can Veterans Be Too Old to Learn Martial Arts? No! Life Experience, Mental Fortitude & More

Age is more than just a number. It represents a collection of experiences, trials, tribulations, and victories. When we think of veterans, we often consider their immense experience and the profound sacrifices they have made. Yet, what we sometimes forget is the adaptability and resilience they possess. It’s never too late to pick up a…

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What are the Best Therapies for PTSD Veterans? Martial Arts Training Exercise & More

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects countless veterans, leaving them grappling with haunting memories and emotional scars from their service. Fortunately, martial arts has emerged as a powerful and transformative tool in helping veterans navigate the challenging road to recovery. Foxhole Veterans Charity Foundation would like to share the profound impact of martial arts in empowering…

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Challenges Facing Military Veterans; How Martial Arts Can Help with Loss of Identity & More

There are a lot of challenges veterans face when transitioning to civilian life. One of the most significant hurdles that veterans encounter during this period is the struggle with their identity. There are many reasons behind this challenge and each will vary for each of our veterans. Today, Foxhole Veterans Charity Foundation would like to…

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