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Nothing Better than Having an Effect–Good Effect…at OPWard57!

It’s a good feeling when you know you’re backing the good guys during a time of great duress…that’s why I was so pleased to get this headsup from our friends at OP Ward 57! In SGT Hillyer’s own words: Classification: UNCLASSIFIED Deborah,  It’s been a long time since I wrote to you as an Army Sergeant [...]

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Puppy Love

What is it about puppies? Children go crazy for them. Women melt. Men nod approvingly. They make the old feel young again. And wounded warriors regain a new spark for life. Was it any wonder that Navy SEAL and lone survivor of an ambush in Afghanistan, Marcus Latrell got a cute yellow Lab pup to [...]

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OPERATION WARD 57 Donation Campaign Begins!

“Would you like to help wounded veterans?” Please read on…   May 1, 2009 One of many Operation Ward 57 aids in recovery! In the summer of 1986, I was one of a group of four men hurriedly moving into position to defend a section of wall during what was quickly becoming a successful base [...]

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PTSD versus PTSR

In beginning the new launch of the site dedicated to helping those confronting post-traumatic stress, started with the book that went to #2 for three weeks on Amazon.com’s Topseller list in 2004, I’m going to look directly at the wording used to describe what I prefer to call Post-Traumatic Stress Response (PTSR). And far be [...]

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