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SUCCESS!!!...Helping Vets with Pain Last Weekend at the "2015 Chicago Stand-Down"

What a GREAT and POWERFUL Weekend!!!…..

Last weekend on Friday and Saturday at the South-side Armory in Chicago, SaTerra Vishnu, DOM and Frank Yurasek, PhD… 134 more words
Chronic Pain

Experts to Hampton VAMC: Keep hiring, expanding

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – A report from a team of management experts from the Veterans Administration says the Hampton Medical Center is making progress, but needs to continue its efforts to keep pace with an increasing caseload. 325 more words

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10 Things I Didn’t Find at the VA Hospital

The VA Scandal is still fairly fresh in most American’s minds. There were ridiculously long waiting periods for care, and our veterans have been delayed care literally to death. 1,328 more words

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Help Promised to WWII Vets Subjected To Mustard Gas Tests

This week – NPR revealed that 60,000 World War II veterans were exposed to mustard gas while training in the U.S. and some are currently living in the Tampa Bay region. 924 more words

Veterans

World War II Vet Says VA Denied His Mustard Gas Claim

This week, NPR has revealed that the U.S. military conducted chemical weapons experiments on American soldiers and sailors during World War II.

It also found the Veterans Administration did little to help the… 577 more words

Veterans

Pittsburgh VA Wants To Fire 3 Who Bound Co-Worker With Tape

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After deaths from Legionella and controversial bonuses to its former administrator, the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System has been hit with another controversy… 280 more words

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US agrees to pay millions for Agent Orange claims

Image Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ending years of wait, the government agreed Thursday to provide disability benefits to as many as 2,100 Air Force reservists and active-duty forces exposed to Agent Orange residue on airplanes used in the Vietnam War. 566 more words

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