Toys, Magnetic Brain Therapy & Inspiration from Vietnam veteran pilot

Toys for Tots, TMS Therapy and Bob Ford, Helicopter pilot, Vietnam veteran and author of Black Cat 2-1
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By Connecting Vets

On this episode of CBS Eye on Veterans:

We talked to Ret. Lieutenant General Pete Osman, about this great holiday tradition and heard the story behind the Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program.

For some veterans, the holidays can bring upon anxiety and depression.  Army veteran, Dr. Geoffrey Grammer, Chief Medical Officer, and Bill Leonard, President / CEO of Greenbrook TMS NeuroHealth Centers, discuss how electromagnetic stimulation is having success helping people overcome depression.

Bob Ford was a helicopter pilot with the Black Cats during the Vietnam War. He flew over 1000 mission from the northernmost city of Hue, during one of the toughest periods of the war. 

Bob Ford, Vietnam veteran, pilot and author of Black Cat 2-1

During our interview, he talks about his book “Black Cat 2-1” and shares stories about; dangerous missions, the bravery of his crew and some life lessons for everyone.

Bob Ford, Vietnam helicopter pilot and author of Black 2-1

 

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