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How family helps treat war's mental wounds

How family helps treat war's mental wounds

09/27/14 02:09PM

(Part 3 of 4) After he came home from war, Jesse Bergeron couldn’t let go of the scenarios he survived, and he struggled in public places. His family learned to help. Taking the Hill airs Sunday, September 28th at 1 p.m. watch

Taking the Hill: Jamel Daniels

Taking the Hill: Jamel Daniels

10/25/14 05:54PM

(Part 1 of 4) Growing up in the New York City projects, Jamel yearned for something more. After seeing the attacks on 9-11 and experiencing the aftermath firsthand, he finally found his purpose in the military. watch

Grief, recovery after survival

Grief, recovery after survival

10/25/14 05:56PM

(Part 2 of 4) A day before Jamel was set to return home from Iraq, an IED blast sent him flying into the air straight into the crater of the explosion. He woke up two weeks later to news that all of the soldiers at his side during the blast were killed... watch

Admitting PTSD

Admitting PTSD

10/25/14 05:57PM

(Part 3 of 4) Through ups and downs, Jamel pushed through homelessness and other hardships to reach recovery. Today, he lives in a quiet town with his three children and wife of 5 years who he calls his “rock.” watch

Honoring the fallen

Honoring the fallen

10/26/14 01:13PM

(Part 4 of 4) Jamel visits the parents of a Marine killed in the same blast that left him physically and emotionally damaged. Together, they remember the Marine’s life and place flowers in his honor. watch

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