November 29, 2017

Joint VA/DoD program for wounded, ill or injured service members marks 10th anniversary

VA and U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) marked the 10th anniversary of the Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES), a program developed by both organizations to streamline […]
November 28, 2017

Recovery from Northern California fires brings Veterans, VA, community together

It has been more than a month since the devastating Northern California Wildfires ripped through communities, causing cities and counties to evacuate hundreds of thousands of […]
November 28, 2017

Women Veterans, Depression and Heart Disease

Are you a female Veteran who’s anxious or depressed?  Then chances are you may be at a higher risk for heart disease. Not exactly an uplifting […]
November 27, 2017

Accessing VA care and services online has never been easier

We know that interacting with VA can sometimes be complicated and frustrating. That’s why VA is working to modernize our online tools as quickly as possible, […]
November 24, 2017

Financial literacy resources available for Veterans and Servicemembers

As VA’s Veterans Benefits Administration, we often write about the VA benefits that Veterans, service members and dependents can take advantage of, and while there are […]
November 22, 2017

Hundreds of Vietnam Veterans May Be Infected With a Slow-Killing Parasitic Worm: Study

Hundreds of Vietnam War veterans may have been infected with a slow-killing virus while fighting in southeast Asia decades ago, according to a new study. Research […]
November 21, 2017

VA and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau warn against home loan refinancing offers that sound too good to be true

This VA home loans and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau blog originally appeared at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Situation The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and VA […]
November 21, 2017

Army to begin providing medical care to volunteers who participated in chemical and biological substance testing

This post first appeared on the U.S. Army’s website. The U.S. Army is notifying Veterans that they may be eligible to receive medical care if they […]
November 20, 2017

New database provides info on VA health care providers

“Getting to Know You” is a song from the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, “The King and I.” If you’ve ever wanted to get to know more […]