Mustard gas and veterans disability compensation
Federal Regulation authorizes the VA to pay disability compensation to veterans exposed to mustard gas or Lewisite. Veterans from...0
Could I have been exposed to Agent Orange at Fort McClellan?
In a May 2010 response to inquiries by the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department of Defense (DoD) certified...
Could I have been exposed to Agent Orange in Panama?
There are many, many anecdotal reports of Agent Orange in Panama and the Panama Canal Zone during the 1960s...
Do I have a claim if I was exposed to ionizing radiation?
The VA considers disability compensation claims for veterans exposed to ionizing radiation as a result of participation in atmospheric...
How can I build the best claim for disability compensation?
If you have an injury, condition or disease that you believe was caused or aggravated by your military service,...
Is sleep apnea considered a disability by the VA?
The VA recognizes sleep apnea as a disabling condition, subject to sleep study confirmation or receipt of medical evidence...
Does VetsHQ fill out the claim application packet for me?
VetsHQ helps you eliminate the guesswork of which of the approximately 175 forms should be included in your claim...
What if a ship I served on is not on the VA Agent Orange list?
Before the Department of Veterans Affairs will conduct research on a ship that is not listed on the VA’s...
Are there any reasons a veteran would not receive benefits?
There are several issues that would bar a veteran from receiving federal veterans benefits. They are:
What are VA priority groups?
During health care enrollment, a veteran is assigned to VA priority groups. The VA uses priority groups to balance...