Navy and Justice Department Offer Faster Camp Lejeune Payouts

Navy and Justice Department Offer Faster Camp Lejeune Payouts

In 1982, the Marine Corps discovered toxic chemicals in the water at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. Individuals who had served at the camp were experiencing adverse health effects after drinking water at the camp. In the past few weeks, a new player has emerged in the ongoing battles regarding Camp Lejeune’s toxic water exposure: […]

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Ask An Expert: How Medical Experts Look at Toxic Exposure Diagnoses

Ask An Expert: How Medical Experts Look at Toxic Exposure Diagnoses

We’ve partnered with experts in VA disability to answer your most pertinent questions. This month, we spoke with Dr. Danielle Kelvas about Toxic Exposures. It’s important to note that we sometimes enlist the expertise of professionals like Dr. Kelvas to rectify issues arising from VA examiners, including for conditions related to toxic exposures. If the […]

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Veternans Day Discounts 2023

Veternans Day Discounts 2023

Veterans Day is a time to honor the brave men and women who have served our country in the military. If you’re looking for a thoughtful way to show appreciation, take your friend or loved one out to eat. Hundreds of restaurants offer special deals and discounts to veterans and active-duty military personnel on this […]

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Understanding PFAS Exposure and Its Impact on Health

Understanding PFAS Exposure and Its Impact on Health

Americans are exposed to toxic chemicals at low levels for most of our lives. Research bodies like the Environmental Protection Agency set limits for what levels of toxic exposure are acceptable to the human body. However, some chemicals, like PFAS, are not fully understood by our governing bodies. Veterans in particular are still exposed to […]

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VA Benefits for Exposure to Jet Fuel

VA Benefits for Exposure to Jet Fuel

Military service can have a lasting impact on a person’s health. In addition to the physical and psychological stresses of war, many veterans are exposed to toxic chemicals and other hazardous materials. One such exposure is jet fuel, a common fuel used in aircraft and other military vehicles. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has […]

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Applying for Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E)

Applying for Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E)

Veterans face unique challenges transitioning to civilian life, especially those with service-related disabilities. The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) offers the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) program to assist veterans in overcoming employment barriers and achieving meaningful employment. This program provides vital support and services to disabled veterans. This article explores the intricacies of the […]

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