FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sons of the Flag Burn Foundation executive director set for 100-mile run Continuous run from Waco to Dallas on Memorial Day weekend seeks to raise $100,000 DALLAS — Sons of the Flag Burn Foundation Executive Director Ryan “Birdman” Parrott will be embarking on a 100-mile continuous run through central and north
DALLAS, Texas – The April tragedies in Boston, Mass., and West, Texas, have brought national attention to victims of explosions, a group of burn survivors that the Sons of the Flag Burn Foundation has worked to help since its founding in 2012. Sons of the Flag is now announcing a campaign to raise $400,000 to
Watch the CBS footage with Greg Gumbal talking about Sons of The Flag during the kickoff to the Cowboys game vs. Cleveland on Sunday November 18th, 2012. The coins Birdman jumped with were featured along with footage of our Legacy Skydive jump! A United States veteran from each war, dating from World War II through
NBC Rock Center with Brian Williams- Groundbreaking experiment in virtual reality uses video game to treat pain
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy By Meghan Frank and Neal Carter Rock Center Originally published: October 24, 2012. Natalie Morales’ full report will air Thursday, November 15 at 10pm/9c on NBC’s Rock Center with Brian Williams. Lieutenant Sam Brown could not wait to experience combat. Lieutenant Sam Brown
Birdman, Ryan H, Sam Brown in WBAP’s radio studio talking about SOTF! Listen to the Interview Here!
On his first tour of duty in Afghanistan, SAM BROWN was set on fire by an improvised explosive device. He survived, only to find himself, like thousands of other vets, doomed to a post-traumatic life of unbearable pain. Even hallucinogen-grade drugs offered little relief, and little hope.
Then his doctors told him about an experimental treatment, a painkilling video game supposedly more effective than morphine. If successful, it would deliver Brown from his living hell into a strange new world- a digital winter wonderland
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