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Plastic Surgeon Who Served In Vietnam Has Helped Provide Over 230 Surgeries For Veterans

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 02.09.2015 | Good News

A plastic surgeon and Vietnam vet is helping to restore confidence in wounded veterans. For the past few years, Dr. Timothy Miller has performed re...

WATCH: Boy Gives Bar Mitzvah Money Away

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.10.2012 | Los Angeles

In a generous display of maturity and compassion, one Jewish boy made his first deed as a man in his faith a great act of charity. Joshua Neidorf, ...

3 Families, Nonprofit To Raise $30 Million For Vets Of Iraq, Afghanistan Wars

Posted 06.28.2012 | Impact

Veteran nonprofits are strapped, but a new fund is working to pump $30 million into the leading charities that support those who have served in Iraq a...

Kathleen Miles

UCLA's Remarkable Face Transplant Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.20.2013 | Los Angeles

Imagine going from having no face to having someone else's face. Face transplantation is the process of removing part or all of a donor's face and ...

Iraq Veterans Are Finally Coming Home: Now We Must Show Support

Bill White | Posted 03.14.2012 | New York
Bill White

While it is great to see a majority of Americans welcoming our veterans home with open arms, when it comes to providing necessary services that veterans require in order to thrive here at home, we are in danger of falling short.

David Lynch Donates $1M To Teach Veterans, Soldiers With PTSD To Meditate

AP | Posted 12.02.2011 | Impact

LOS ANGELES -- David Lynch wants soldiers and veterans to experience the stress-reducing benefits of Transcendental Meditation. Lynch's namesake foun...

Kathleen Miles

'A Life Worth Living': UCLA Gives Severely Burned Soldiers New Faces

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 11.09.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- It was Aaron Mankin's first chance at combat in Iraq. As a part of Operation Matador, he was going door-to-door looking for traces of w...

Darron Mikeworth, Injured Iraq Vet, Gets New Face In Operation Mend

AP | SHARON COHEN | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

SAN ANTONIO — His first glimpse in the mirror was largely a blur. Sgt. Darron Mikeworth had just come out of a drug-induced coma _ his mind was...