Chronic B-cell Leukemias

Chronic B-cell Leukemias And Agent Orange Learn about VA appeals for Chronic B-cell Leukemias related to Agent Orange expsure.  Chronic B-cell Leukemia is a type of cancer which affects white blood cells. VA has recognized this kind of cancer as a presumptive disease associated with exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides during military service. […]

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Agent Orange Related Diseases

What Agent Orange Related Diseases Are Recognized by the VA This article details the Agent Orange related diseases that are recognized by the VA as of 2016.  The US Department of Veterans Affairs has recognized the following Diseases as Agent Orange related: –AL amyloidosis: A rare disease caused when an abnormal protein, amyloid, enters tissues […]

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Blue Water Navy Exposure

Blue Water Navy Exposure To Agent Orange The website http://www.bluewaternavy.org/ is devoted to Blue Water Navy Exposure to Dioxin. It provides information related to dioxin and other toxic exposures by personnel of the Blue Water Navy.  Additionally included are the Coast Guard and Fleet Marine personnel. John Rossie, executive director of the Blue Water Navy […]

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Agent Orange In Korea

Veterans Exposed To Agent Orange In Korea This article explains the disability benefits available to veterans exposed to Agent Orange in Korea.  Today many more Korean Vets have access to quality health care and benefits. Since 2011, when a new VA regulation was made. Related to Korean Veterans exposed to herbicides while serving along the […]

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The Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015

The Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) has been calling for more research on the generational legacy of toxic exposures for for all who have been exposed while serving in the armed forces. More veterans of recents wars report health issues in their children and grandchildren. On April 14, 2015, Sen. Moran (R-KS) joined Sen. Blumenthal […]

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