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Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Salute

Joint Base Lewis-McChord salutes Vietnam-era veterans Oct. 9, 1-5 p.m. at Watkins Field.

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Veterans

THE BOTTOM LINE...

According to Greg Zoroya’s article “Report: VA Scandal Probe Targets Potential Obstruction of Justice”, published 8-26-2014 in USA Today, “The Inspector General report focused largely on problems at the VA Hospital in Phoenix, the epicenter of the scandal. 483 more words

Opinion

The Twelve-Step Approach to PTSD

by Doctor Joel Brende

Editor’s Note: It has been stated many times that first responders have a kinship with Vietnam Veterans. Why? Because, like these Vets, they are asking – no, demanding! 1,296 more words

The Road Less Traveled

Group Therapy

In 1977, after suffering a Vietnam flashback psychotic break and a mandatory ten day stay at the Sepulveda VA Hospital, my husband found himself attending a group therapy session at a storefront in Canoga Park, California. 1,152 more words

Combat Veterans

Vietnam Vet Pals Reunite, 48 Years Later

(CBS) –  A veteran from Chicago is leaving for Los Angeles Friday morning to see a friend: a fellow Marine he hasn’t seen since they were both on patrol in Vietnam in 1966. 218 more words

News

The DMZ: Part One

When I was in Vietnam in June I visited the former demilitarized zone, which once separated North from South Vietnam. The DMZ would have turned 60 this year with the anniversary of the 1954 Geneva Agreement, which divided Vietnam into two states and laid the groundwork for the Vietnam War. 1,208 more words

Vietnam

For Many Vietnam Veterans The war Still Isn't Over

For Many Vietnam Veterans, The War Still Isn’t Over

Over the past 13 years, the number of veterans seeking claims for PTSD treatment has risen from 133,745 to more than 656,000. 544 more words

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