February 23, 2017

Advancing the heart health of women Veterans

As one of our country’s most pressing health issues, heart disease is a very important topic of discussion – not just this month, but every month. […]
February 23, 2017

Veterans beating a silent killer

The following guest post was submitted to VAntage Point by Ed Drohan, public affairs specialist, James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital, Tampa Florida. Paul Munroe doesn’t know, or […]
February 22, 2017

Join VA Secretary for YouTube Live Q&A with Veterans

This Friday, Feb. 24, join VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin as he takes questions from Veterans during a town hall-style digital event on YouTube Live. Dr. […]
February 21, 2017

VA goes red for support women’s heart health

Each February, VA partners with the American Heart Association to raise awareness of the risks and prevention of heart disease for women across VA. “Nearly 1- […]
February 16, 2017

Recreation therapy & creative arts therapy for Veterans

The following guest post was submitted to VAntage Point by Dr. David W. Luce, a Viet Nam Veteran of the United States Navy, Board Certified Music […]
February 16, 2017

This February is American heart health month. Do you know your numbers?

VA is partnering with the American Heart Association to raise awareness about heart health for women Veterans by asking them to Know Your Numbers (Blood Sugar, […]
February 4, 2017

Finding veteran resources from home

We were all talking around the coffee table these last few days about just how accessible help and assistance is for veterans in our area. What […]
February 2, 2017

VA dental insurance pilot program extended for enrolled Veterans

Beginning in 2014, VA piloted the VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP), which provided an opportunity for certain eligible Veterans and their beneficiaries to purchase dental insurance from private […]
January 31, 2017

VA to hold town halls in Morrow County

Town halls for veterans will be March 7 in Boardman and Irrigon. The meetings will give local veterans the opportunity to hear updates and to voice […]