Posts tagged "soldiers"

Watch This Cat Give His Soldier Human The Warmest Welcome Home Ever

Finn the ragdoll cat really missed his human, Nick, while he was away for a drill. Even before he walks through the door, Finn (and his fellow kitty Boo, who we…

Claire Hannum | June 19, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Fighting A War Against An Invisible Enemy, Soldiers Battle PTSD

Desperation, depression — and an overwhelming feeling of desertion — are the dangerous components that have contributed to the rising tide of suicide and mental health problems in the military.

Julie Gerstein | August 24, 2012 - 9:00 am

Time To Cry: Operation Baghdad Pups Reunites Soldiers With Their Iraqi Pups

While the war in Iraq may have officially ended last week, the U.S. soldiers who were stationed there will be feeling the after effects of life in a warzone for…

Julie Gerstein | December 22, 2011 - 9:20 am

Watch Soldiers Reunite With Their Adopted Afghan Dogs

Stray dogs became like family for many of the American troops serving over in Afghanistan, and for some, leaving their posts and coming home means leaving their new pets behind.

Julie Gerstein | November 18, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Military Commission To Recommend Women For Combat Roles

Women soldiers should be allowed to serve in combat alongside male soldiers, a military commission is set to recommend in March. Presently, women soldiers are not allowed to be assigned…

Jessica Wakeman | January 24, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Band Of Brothers: Soldiers In Iraq Get N’Sync

What’s better than four shirtless soldiers who can dance? Finding a man who loves N’Sync as much as we did — OK, do. This routine to “Bye, Bye,…

Simcha | May 19, 2009 - 10:00 am

The Daily Squeeze: Cancer, Genital Warts, And War Zones — Fun!

When it comes to couples in which someone is recovering from cancer, how the wife is coping emotionally influences her husband’s physical health. [Reuters]
About six percent of adults in…

Catherine Strawn | April 1, 2008 - 12:00 pm