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Her husband returned from Iraq with PTSD, and her life changed too

Caregivers of military veterans can often feel overwhelmed. Self-care is important, and support services are available through organizations like Operation Family Caregiver, the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Caring for Military Families, the Easter Seals Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services, and the Military and Veteran Caregiver Network. On July 29, 2016, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving hosted a summit on military caregiving.

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Remembering the Tiger Death March in Korea

We read so much about World War II and Vietnam, but the Korean War has been largely forgotten. Indeed, it is often called “The Forgotten War.” Perhaps coming so soon after WWII, the public did not want to know much about it. It was a brutal war. According to Pentagon statistics, there were 33,651 battle deaths, 3,262 non-battle deaths, and 8,176 listed as missing.

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Andersonville National Cemetery fosters appreciation for those who served

Memorial Day weekend brings thousands of visitors to Andersonville National Cemetery in Georgia. About 14,000 veterans killed in action, missing in action or who died while on active duty are buried at Anderson, according to cemetery administrator Charles Barr. That includes 12,920 who died during the Civil War while imprisoned at Andersonville and 1,000 prisoners who died after the war.

Videos

Col. Jeff King explains how Robins AFB is like a Rubik's Cube

Col. Jeff King, commander of the 78th Air Base Wing, explained how his job is like solving a Rubik's Cube.
Wayne Crenshaw wcrenshaw@macon.com
Col. Jeff King explains how Robins AFB is like a Rubik's Cube 1:54

Col. Jeff King explains how Robins AFB is like a Rubik's Cube

Robins airmen fix up housing in Armenia 2:12

Robins airmen fix up housing in Armenia

Video: Adaptive sports racquetball clinic 1:09

Video: Adaptive sports racquetball clinic

Video: Military members abroad give holiday greetings to family in Middle Georgia 1:25

Video: Military members abroad give holiday greetings to family in Middle Georgia