May 8, 2018

Remembering the service of Veterans and the actions of heroes during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. This is a time where our country comes together to highlight and recognize the many different Asian Americans, native […]
May 8, 2018

Veterans benefits scam alert: Beware of scammers impersonating VA attorneys

VA is currently investigating a telephone scam involving an individual or individuals impersonating VA Office of General Counsel  attorneys. The perpetrator reportedly calls Veterans and requests […]
May 7, 2018

In veterans, even a mild case of traumatic brain injury is linked to an increased risk of dementia

Mild traumatic brain injury may sound like an oxymoron, along the lines of “jumbo shrimp” or “random order.” But a new study shows that mild TBIs […]
May 7, 2018

Veteran ID Card Will Finally Ship This Week: Official

Identification cards from the Department of Veterans Affairs’ new program will be in the mail, on their way to veterans starting “tomorrow,” VA officials said — […]
May 4, 2018

Shoulder-fired weapons can cause traumatic brain injuries, study finds

Military personnel who have trained with heavy weaponry may have been exposed to blasts that cause traumatic brain injury, a newly published study claims.
May 4, 2018

VA and Small Business Administration team up to help Veteran entrepreneurs

VA is working with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide education and support to disabled Veterans interested in self-employment. VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment […]
May 1, 2018

Military Order of the Purple Heart to end VA assistance program

Veterans and their families will soon have one less resource to help them navigate the at-times labyrinthine maze that is the Department of Veterans Affairs.
April 30, 2018

VA introduces new feature that allows Veterans to securely access medical images online

VA recently released a new online feature through the My HealtheVet portal that allows Veterans to access their medical images and associated study reports online. Called […]
April 30, 2018

Vet360: Sharing information across VA to enhance service to Veterans

Veterans and their families interact with the VA for issues ranging from home loans to medical services, sometimes over the course of years and for a […]