Romney Proposes To Open Tricare To Vets

Romney Proposes To Open Tricare To Vets

Presidential candidate Governor Mitt Romney has proposed opening the military Tricare network to veterans who are unable to get timely mental health services from the VA.

TRACTS Study: Vets May Have Accelerated Aging

With extended tours in Afghanistan and Iraq, the veteran population may be aging at an accelerated rate. There appears to be a link between...
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...

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