Posts tagged with ‘Vietnam veterans’

  • Despite links to Agent Orange, hypertension still not considered presumptive by VA

    By on January 24, 2018

    Herbicide Exposure and Vietnam Service are linked to Hypertension (high blood pressure), according to multiple studies. Unfortunately, the VA...

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    Veterans News – January 17, 2017

    By on January 27, 2017

    Guam governor orders EPA to test for traces of Agent Orange (Stars and Stripes) Guam’s Environmental Protection Agency has...

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    Veterans News – January 9, 2017

    By on January 9, 2017

    Report: VA employees received millions of dollars in unjustified incentives (Stars and Stripes) The Department of Veterans Affairs handed...

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    Veterans News – January 6, 2017

    By on January 6, 2017

    McDonald to Trump administration: Don’t backtrack VA progress (Stars and Stripes) In the wake of President-elect Donald Trump signaling...

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    Veterans News – December 29, 2016

    By on December 29, 2016

      Donald Trump considers moving VA toward privatization (The Wall Street Journal) President-elect Donald Trump is considering moving the...

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    Veterans News – December 22, 2016

    By on December 22, 2016

      Veterans face uphill fight getting college credit for military training (Time) Steve Mayou was dumbfounded when he was...

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    November 14 Veterans News

    By on November 14, 2016

    Vets group wants Congress to wait for Trump to pass more aggressive VA reform bill (Stars and Stripes) A...

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    October 26 Veterans News

    By on October 26, 2016

    After cancer diagnosis, vet refutes government’s Agent Orange expert — and wins (ProPublica) For years, the U.S. military and...

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    September 16 Veterans News

    By on September 16, 2016

    House passes bill to make it easier to fire VA employees (MilitaryTimes) House Republicans on Wednesday passed a controversial...

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    September 6 Veterans News

    By on September 6, 2016

    Study: Can marijuana improve PTSD symptoms for veterans? (Stars and Stripes) Roberto Pickering’s story is all too familiar. The...