"We are particularly interested in the mental health programs and policies that support our troops and their families before, during, and after deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."John M. McHugh on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."John M. McHugh on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."John M. McHugh on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."John M. McHugh on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."John M. McHugh on Henry David Thoreau
"Unlike then, the mail stream of today has diminished by such things as e-mails and faxes and cell phones and text messages, largely electronic means of communication that replace mail."
"Throughout the history of our young nation, we have seen our military go bravely into battle, armed with courage and willing to make the ultimate sacrifice."
"One in seven Americans lives without health insurance, and that's a truly staggering figure."
"The study also included the disturbing revelation that most of the troops who reported having mental health problems also reported that they did not seek or did not receive care for their problems."
"We also very importantly recommend continued growth in the Army and the Marine Corps end strength."