VA Commits To Women Vets Health

American Legion Convention: VA Commits To Women Vets Health

When speaking to the American Legion Convention, Dr. Sally Haskell of the VA recommitted to mitigating gender disparities within the existing health system for...

Bill Considers Expanding Fertility Coverage To Vets

A bill being considered in the U.S. Senate would help wounded veterans start families by expanding coverage for in vitro fertilization. Soldiers with pelvic or...
Obama Signs Camp Lejeune Families Act Into Law

Obama Signs Camp Lejeune Families Act Into Law

President Barack Obama signed into law today legislation designed to improve healthcare for veterans and help homeless veterans. The bipartisan "Honoring America's Veterans and Caring...

New Report: VA Needs To Improve PTSD Assessment

In the first comprehensive review of the government’s programs for treating post-traumatic stress disorder, a panel of experts recommended last week that the Defense Department...

Budget Woes Leads To Benefit Cut In Texas

A successful and popular medical transportation system for veterans in Texas has been discontinued due to funding, according to the Temple VA Hospital. The VTS...

VA’s New PTSD Resource Website

For those of you needing resources on PTSD, I wanted to take a quick second to write a little about the VA's webpage dedicated...

Taxpayers Pay For Veterans’ Health Care – TWICE

The Department of Veterans Affairs spent an estimated $13 billion to care for veterans whose health coverage was already paid for by Medicare —...

Sen. Murray Proposes PTSD Fix

Senator Patty Murray introduced a new bill this week to change PTSD treatment. The bill will fundamentally alter the way the DoD and VA...

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