Suicide Data

Die Another Day – VA Releases State-Level Veteran Suicide Data

The VA released a more comprehensive look at veteran suicides last week, as a follow-up to its 2015 National Suicide Data Report (which was...
John Watts Self-Immulsion

‘Desperate’ Veteran Sets Self On Fire In Protest At Georgia Capitol

A Georgia veteran apparently desperate and upset set himself on fire using firecrackers and flammable liquid yesterday. “He was strapped with some homemade incendiary devices...
Suicide Numbers

VA Catches Heat Over Previously Unreported Suicide Numbers In New Report

The Department of Veterans Affairs has reportedly backed off its own suicide report after reporters noted its own data revealed no change in suicide...
Veteran Suicide Numbers

Veterans Twice As Likely To Commit Suicide Says New VA Study On Veteran Suicide

A new Veterans Affairs report with updated statistics on veteran suicide shows veteran suicide numbers are significantly higher than non-veterans and not going down...
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Malpractice: Veterans Affairs Negligently Induced Deadly Allergic Reaction, Pays $500,000 To Settle Malpractice Case

Veterans Affairs recently settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $500,000 involving an 84-year-old veteran who died from an allergic reaction to the medication the...
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Veteran Suicide In Waiting Room At John Cochran VA Medical Center

St. Louis police reported Monday that a veteran suicide occurred in the waiting room of John Cochran VA Medical Center. Authorities in VA informed the...
Veteran Suicide Prevention

New VA Veteran Suicide Prevention Strategy Rolling Out In March

The Department of Veterans Affairs is rolling out new veteran suicide protocol in March to address its previous failures to make a dent in...
Married Veterans Suicide Risk

Suicide Risk Lower For Single, Religious Veterans Study Says

Those veterans considering marriage but on the fence may want to consider a new scientific study saying veterans in relationships have a higher suicide...

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