It’s time for our annual SCUBA Challenge in Key West! We are here doing research on TBI, PTS and Prosthetics. You can read the SCUBA Challenge 2016 Objectives here.
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Traversing a glacier is no small feat. Our team pushes themselves to accomplish the mission even though the river might be higher than expected, or the pain gets pretty bad. They all pushed through and made a difference for themselves and others.
The Fayetteville Observer published an article on a treatment initially used to treat pain, that is now being used to treat post-traumatic stress. Watch the video: Or read the article… By Drew Brooks Military editor It’s not a cure-all or a magic bullet, but a century-old medical treatment finding new use among those fighting […]
Here are highlights from yesterday’s Reveille Symposium discussing Orthotics and Prosthetics, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS / PTSD)
Thank you to Howard Altman over at the Tampa Tribune, for writing this about our upcoming Reveille Summit. TAMPA — For more than five years, the Palm Harbor-based Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge has been taking men and women up tall mountains and down under the sea to help them recover and discover. But on Friday, […]
During the last week, the whole Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge team has arrived down in Key West to take part in underwater case studies for orthotics and prosthetics (O&P), traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post traumatic stress (PTS). Warriors, support staff, VIP’s, and a lot of gear have flown and/or driven from all over the […]
Here’s the link to the video for Lloyd Sowers piece about our warriors as they were heading out for Aconcagua. Follow up will take place when the guys return from Argentina at the beginning of March! I’ll updated with a link to that here when it is available.
Josh is one of our new CWVC Warriors and is attempting his first Challenge. And it’s a good sized one at that – Mt. Aconcagua in Argentina. This is the highest mountain in the Western and Southern Hemispheres and is considered one of the more difficult Summits to climb due to the high altitude and […]