VA Appeals for Parkinson’s Disease

VA Appeals for Parkinson’s Disease

VA Appeals for Parkinson’s Disease And Agent Orange This article is about VA Appeals for Parkinson’s Disease-related to agent orange. Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects muscle movement. Parkinson’s Disease and Agent Orange If you are a Veteran who developed Parkinson’s disease and you were exposed to Agent Orange …

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Chronic B-cell Leukemias

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

Agent Orange

What is Agent Orange? The history and use of Agent Orange is detailed here along with the explanation of what it is. “Agent Orange” refers to a number of different herbicides.  During the Vietnam War, U.S. Air Force aircraft sprayed various herbicides that killed the dense tropical foliage.   Which in turn provided a natural cover …

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Agent Orange and Survivors' Benefits

Agent Orange and Survivors’ Benefits

Detailing Agent Orange and Survivors’ Benefits In regards to Agent Orange and Survivors’ Benefits, the VA offers a wide range of benefits to surviving spouses.  In addition, the dependent children and dependent parents of Veterans may be eligible. The qualifications for eligibility include the veteran’s exposure to Agent Orange. And then later dying as the …

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VA Appeals For Chloracne

VA Appeals For Chloracne

VA Appeals For Chloracne or Similar Acneform Disease This article details VA appeals for Chloracne, what it is, what the symptoms are and what benefits are available. Chloracne is a recognized diseases that can be related to a Veteran’s qualifying military service. one of the presumptive diseases associated with exposure to Agent Orange during military …

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Agent Orange Related Diseases

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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Presumptive Disease

Presumptive Disease

What Is A Presumptive Disease? A Presumptive Disease is a disease that can be related to a Veteran’s qualifying military service. For example, the VA has recognized certain cancers and other health problems as presumptive diseases associated with exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides during military service. Many of these herbicides contain Dioxins; a …

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Agent Orange In Korea

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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