June 23, 2017

“Keeping our promises to those who have kept us free”: President signs VA accountability act

With the stroke of a pen, President Trump made what he called one of “the largest reforms to the VA in its history” today with the signing […]
June 14, 2017

Healing through the power of touch

Trust is a basic human need, but for many military veterans exposed to the horrors of war, it can be hard to rely on other people […]
June 9, 2017

[Podcast] #34: VA’s Electronic Health Record system announcement

This week’s podcast focuses on the announcement made by VA secretary Dr. David Shulkin on Monday. VA will be adopting the same electronic health record system […]
May 22, 2017

Veterans who deployed are more likely to develop migraines or headache disorders

Migraine and other headache disorders can take an immense toll on a Veteran’s physical and emotional health. From the physiological symptoms that can cause debilitating pain […]
May 19, 2017

Women Veterans: You are in control of your care at VA

As we celebrate Women’s Health Week, I am pleased to announce that VA has adopted American Cancer Society breast cancer screening guidelines that give women a […]
May 18, 2017

For Veterans with arthritis, VA offers a variety of treatment

Did you know that arthritis affects 1 in 5 adults in America?  Did you know that arthritis is our nation’s #1 cause of disability and that […]
May 17, 2017

VA testing mobile app to allow Veterans to schedule their own health care appointments

VA recently implemented a mobile Veterans appointment request application at 99 sites across the country to further modernize its systems and give Veterans more scheduling choices. […]
May 17, 2017

#ExploreVA Facebook live event to discuss VA life insurance choices

On May 25, join VA and Got Your 6 for a Facebook Live event discussing VA life insurance. It can often be difficult or expensive for […]
May 16, 2017

Women Veterans: Help for Postpartum Depression

The birth of a baby is a life-changing event that can trigger all kinds of emotions from happiness and joy to jitters and fear.  It can […]