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Vision is a critical resource for everyone, and yet, for many Department of Defense personnel, that resource has been lost or diminished because of an injury.
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Photo: NATO Forces conducted a mass casualty exercise, testing the efficiency of Kandahar Airfield’s Emergency Response Teams.

First responders in Afghanistan get a chance to hone their skills as NATO forces conducted a mass casualty exercise.
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Photo: Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho, Army surgeon general and U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM) commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. Donna Brock are pictured with participants of the inaugural Jingle Walk hosted at Office of the Surgeon General/ MEDCOM headquarters in Falls Church, Va on Dec. 13, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Heidi Pampel)

Army Medical Command held their Holiday Jingle Walk, aimed at building community at OTSG/MEDCOM and Defense Health Agency (DHA) headquarters.
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Motorcycle riding club members pay a special visit to wounded, ill and injured service men and women at NMCSD, Calif..
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Photo: Petty Officer 2nd Class Bradford Vogel, right, and Lt. Cmdr. Heather Hellwig, a pharmacist, second from right, watch as a nurse gives a patient medication during Pacific Partnership 2013 in Gizo, Solomon Islands, Aug. 2, 2013. Pacific Partnership is an annual deployment of forces designed to strengthen maritime and humanitarian partnerships during disaster relief operations, while providing humanitarian, medical, dental and engineering assistance to nations of the Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Samantha J. Webb, U.S. Navy/Released)

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bradford Vogel, right, and Lt. Cmdr. Heather Hellwig, second from right, watch as a nurse gives a patient medication during Pacific Partnership 2013 in Gizo, Solomon Islands, Aug. 2, 2013.
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