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2-18-2015

Keywords

Hedrick, Sarah; USAF; United States Air Force; Iraq; Deployment; Parenting

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Arts and Humanities | History | Radio

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One of most challenging times for young children in military families is the deployment of a parent. The Veterans' Voices series examines a doctor’s separation from her newborn daughter, and the unique challenges she faced as a mother in the military.

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More information about this story can be found at http://wyso.org/post/parenting-during-deployment.

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Dr. Sarah Hedrick at an Air Force medical facility in Kirkuk, Iraq

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While deployed, Sarah connected with her young daughter via Skype

Parenting During Deployment


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