Duane Pohlman Part 1: Dying for a cure


CINCINNATI (WKRC) – Suicide among our members of the military and our veterans is now at its highest level ever, reaching an average of 24 deaths a day.

Several scientific and medical studies link many of these suicides to physical brain damage suffered by combat vets.

In this Spotlight on America, Local 12’s Chief Investigative Reporter Duane Pohlman examines an innovative medical treatment that heals injured brains and investigates why the military and the Veterans Administration (VA) have yet to approve it.