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Gov't struggles to cope with wounded GIs
yahoo.com ^ | 6/22/07 | Marilynn Marchione, AP Medical Writer

Posted on 06/23/2007 6:58:02 PM PDT by pubjohn47

"The good news is that the majority of these people who become ill or injured ... are going to survive and are going to be able to return either to the military or to civilian life and be productive."

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: braininjury; iraq; military; veterans
I know of a soldier who was injured and yet he wanted to go back to Iraq because he told me that he feels that he would be more welcome among his soldier "brothers" back in Iraq compared to the feeling of being a invalid and feeling like a burden to his family in America
1 posted on 06/23/2007 6:58:03 PM PDT by pubjohn47
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