Wounded Veterans

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New Engineering Lab Helping Wounded Vets Find New Life

They’re wounded Iraq War veterans still suffering from post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries, but they consider themselves fortunate to have survived the improvised explosives and mortar attacks that nearly took their lives.

11/11/2014

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Steelers Honor Military Veterans With “Heroes At Heinz Field”

Some of the Steelers took time to honor veterans from our area Tuesday night.

09/10/2013

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Actor Gary Sinise’s Most Important Role Is Supporting Wounded Vets

Actor Gary Sinise is known for many different roles on-screen, but none is more important to him than his real-life role of supporting wounded veterans of war.

07/30/2013

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Concert To Raise Money For Local Marine Injured In Afghanistan

Thousands of soldiers and Marines are coming home from war — some of them with injuries that have changed their lives forever.

07/02/2013

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Cycling Event Focuses On Wellness, Healing Of Wounded Veterans

The Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride is a rehabilitative cycling event that focuses on physical health, wellness and healing.

06/27/2013

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“MyHome” Helping Wounded Vets Transition From Hospital To Home

World War II veteran Victor Saftner cuts the ribbon on the porch of a house inside a building. The virtual environment called “MyHome,” on VA Pittsburgh’s Heinz campus in Aspinwall, will help wounded vets transition from hospital to home.

02/20/2013

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Actor’s Foundation To Build New Home For Wounded Marine

A Marine corporal from Pittsburgh who lost his legs in Afghanistan is one of a dozen severely wounded veterans to get a new home. And it’s all thanks to a foundation headed by actor Gary Sinise.

02/14/2013

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