Kayaking Helps Chicago Vets Heal Hidden Injuries On Eve Of Air And Water ShowDozens of veterans attended a kayaking event at Montrose Beach Thursday as a way to help cope with battle scars suffered during the dark days of war. The event was organized by the Wounded Warrior Project.
Chicago Hospital Gets $45 Million To Expand PTSD TreatmentThe funding will allow more veterans whose PTSD isn't responding to standard treatment to receive such treatment as behavioral therapy, acupuncture and yoga.
Wounded Warrior Controversy May Hurt Unrelated Charity RaceThe fallout surrounding the largest veteran's charity could have an impact on a small local one,
Veterans Getting Weekend Of R & R In Chicago, Courtesy Of Wounded Warrior ProjectThe veterans, all from the Midwest and Great Lakes area, spent Thursday at the South Shore Cultural Center for a day of outdoor yoga and paddle-boarding.
Non-Profit Organizations Giving Back To Those Who Serve Our CountryMany non-profit organizations are providing resources, support and advocacy for veterans. Find out how these non-profits are supporting veterans in the U.S.
Wounded Vet, Paralympic Athlete Upbeat After Bike StolenA Chicago woman who lost a leg in the Iraq war 10 years ago and is now a world class paratriathlete was thanking everyone for their concern after her bike was stolen.
Wounded Veterans Enjoy Sporting Event Ahead Of Air ShowWounded veterans were spending a few days biking, sailing, and water skiing around the Chicago area as they look forward to attending the Air & Water Show on the lakefront.
Retired Cop Hits Snag During Walk To 9/11 Crash SitesA retired Chicago cop walking to the 9/11 crash sites to raise money for charity has suffered a setback.