In The War Zone
November 2, 2014
COMBAT FOOTAGE! - Taliban Attack
on Patrol Base
Video of U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment establishing a patrol base (PB) in the kinetic village of Potay, Sangin District, Afghanistan on Oct. 5, 2011. The PB is attached by Talivan fighters but Marines repel the attack with squad organic weapons and accurate mortar fire. That evening a linguist talks to a local Afghan boy who informs him there are IEDs in the area. Video by Lance Cpl. Jacob M. Lagoze. Also available in high definition.
War and Hearing Loss
3/1 Mosque Firefight and
3/5 Fallujah House Searches
Video of service members firing weapons from inside an empty building and from rooftops and service members on patrol entering and searching homes in Fallujah, Iraq.
Deafness from artillery
American Abilities Television NetworkTM | PEOPLE WITH HEARING LOSS
This month on American Abilities, we present a new series, "Stories from the War Zone". This program goes with troops in Afghanistan and Iraq as they fight the enemy. We see how troops conduct dangerous missions in a variety of circumstances. We hear from many troops as they share thoughts about what they do and reflect on the greater goals of the fight. The viewer will understand why som many war veterans unfortunately suffer from hearing loss due to the constant explosions of munitions.
Ebola is a deadly virus that has flared up in West Africa this year. We will take you to Africa and show you what health officials, and world organizations are doing to combat this virus.
This month we will visit Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. to see how returning veterans cope with injuries that have changed their lives forever.
Also did you know many ailments may be prevented or cured if detected early? Man Alive, is a cartoon that illustrates the importance of not ignoring signs your body might be in trouble.
And finally, we catch up with Charlie Chaplin as a zany Pawn Shop worker who reeks havoc in a small store.
Join us Sundays 10AM on CW-16 and for more information go to americanabilitiestv.com American Abilities Television Network, your original media source for hearing health.