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 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 19, 2017

Photo show focuses on female veterans

In an effort to spur dialogue and discussion around the women who serve our country, the Portland Art Museum will host a one-night, pop-up photography exhibition […]
February 17, 2017

Coos County women veterans guests of honor at special Nurturing Day event

COOS BAY, Ore. — Women veterans of Coos County were given a special day Friday. Organizers from the Roseburg VA Medical Center hosted Nurturing Day for […]
February 6, 2017

Artists selected for nationwide women Veterans art exhibit

Ten women Veteran artists have been selected to showcase their work at VA Medical Centers around the country in March, to coincide with Women’s History Month. “It […]
February 4, 2017

Military Widows Find Hope And Understanding Together

In the kitchen of a vacation rental in southern California, family pictures form a collage on the refrigerator. On closer inspection the photos are of multiple […]
January 27, 2017

Female veterans face barriers to health care

Rhonda Gleason thought the Veterans Affairs doctor wasn’t listening. Turns out, she was right. She’d driven more than three hours from her centeral Oregon home to […]
January 19, 2017

The Army’s elite Ranger Regiment will soon have its first female soldier

A female soldier is expected to join the Army’s elite 75th Ranger Regiment this spring, service officials said, a first as the U.S. military begins to […]
January 13, 2017

Announcing locations for 2017 women Veterans art exhibit

I am pleased to announce that art displays created by 10 women Veterans will be featured at VA medical facilities across the country in March during […]