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J-Students Report: How Well Does the Military Health System Serve the National Guard?

J-Students Report: How Well Does the Military Health System Serve the National Guard?

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Military Health:

Students from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism report on how well the military health system is working for National Guard members.

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