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Photo: Tech. Sgt. Alex Gaud-Torres checks out his target during the Warrior Games training camp held in Colorado Springs, Colo., Apr. 16, 2013. Gaud-Torres resides at Beale Air Force Base, Calif. Photo Illustration by Desiree Palacios.

After being injured, Alex Gaud-Torres didn’t feel like he deserved to be an airman anymore. Thanks to the Warrior Games, his feelings have changed.
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Photo: Warrior Games 2013: 50 AF wounded warriors test their mettle. U.S. Air Force photo illustration.

Four members of the U.S. Air Force 2013 Warrior Games team recently sat down to share their stories.
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The Office of Naval Research is co-funding an affordable, hi-tech solution that could help prevent PTSD and save billions in medical costs.
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Photo: Joe Townsend, a British Royal Marine veteran, swims a timed 50-meter freestyle during the first day of practice at the Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 26, 2013. Townsend is competing in cycling, swimming and track and field after placing in many events last year. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Tyler L. Main

Joe Townsend, a British Royal Marine veteran, swims a timed 50-meter freestyle during the first day of practice at the Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, CA on Feb. 26, 2013.
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The Exalted Warrior Adaptive Yoga program continues to provide an alternative therapy for troops at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Va.
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