March 28, 2017

Four things Veterans and others should know about chronic kidney disease

When it comes to health awareness campaigns, why should hearts get all the love? March is National Kidney month, and the perfect time for anyone with […]
March 27, 2017

Million Veteran Program aims to revolutionize genomic research with the help of Veterans

VA is leading the way in genomic medicine, the study of DNA to learn about health and diseases. The Million Veteran Program (MVP) is VA’s ambitious […]
March 26, 2017

Vets Crisis Line has been repaired

The Veterans Crisis Line has been fixed, according to a recent press release by the Department of Veterans Affairs. By adding a call center in Atlanta, […]
March 14, 2017

VA’s rule establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune

VA regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, N.C. are effective […]
March 3, 2017

Women Veterans participation in the Million Veteran Program vital to improved care

Women have been underrepresented in much biological and medical research, leading to knowledge gaps that can result into problems including misdiagnoses and drugs that may affect […]
February 28, 2017

Samaritan PCH to hold outreach event for Vietnam Veterans exposed to toxins

Samaritan Veterans Outreach in partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America Chapters 585 and 411 and Military and Veteran Resources, presents a forum for veterans to learn […]
February 28, 2017

Veterans: Your VA copayment debt options

VA offers a wide range of services to support Veterans including financial assistance options to pay copayments associated with VA health care. Veterans are responsible for […]
February 28, 2017

Getting it right: VA’s maternity care program honors Veterans, mothers

There’s endless talk about what VA gets wrong, but I’d like to call attention to something very critical they’re getting very right. Nine months ago, I […]
February 25, 2017

Town hall, Vietnam vets dinner set

Be sure to attend the Battlefield Cross installation ceremony on Saturday, March 4, at 10:30 a.m., at the VA Clinic main entrance on the Roseburg VA […]