For Soldier Disfigured in War

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    , a Way to Return to the World

    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/31/us/for-soldier-disfigured-in-afghanistan-a-way-to-return-to-the-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
     
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    we owe these Heros a lifetime of support
     
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    We also owe the families of the people who gave EVERYTHING for us like his company leader
     
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    From the OP link

    What a great charity. It's going on my donations list.
     
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    Our Veterans deserve the best health care. If the needed care its outside the VA or the private hospital affiliated with it, then the VA should send the Vet to a hospital that specializes in the needed care.
    Many VA Hospitals are affiliated with a top class hospital. The VA Hospital in Manhattan is connected the NYU Medical Center ( rated in the top 5 Hospitals in the USA). Unfortunately, VA hospitals affiliated with lower rated Hospitals gain no advantage.
     
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    Getting horribly disfigured by having his face burned off didn't slow JR Martinez down. Had he not had this horrible thing happen to him, he's be an auto mechanic in Riverside.
     

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