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 […]
March 2, 2017

Celebrating Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, and VA would like to celebrate in part by reflecting on our proud history in serving women Veterans. Read on to […]
March 1, 2017

VA Secretary Shulkin speaks with Veterans at American Legion conference

“I believe that the VA system is a unique system, certainly not only a system worth saving, but essential for Veterans and for the country,” said […]
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

Addiction recovery methods found useful in treating some Veterans with PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can feel like a loosely defined group of symptoms similar to those of grief, fear, anxiety and insecurity — something that happens […]
February 28, 2017

Dream Foundation partners with VA to fulfill final dreams for Veterans

Sixty-eight-year-old John Lechowicz of Yorkville, Illinois, is a Vietnam Veteran who served four years as a member of the U.S. Air Force. He is in his […]
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 24, 2017

Veterans, military spouses: 2017 Tillman Scholars Program application closes March 1

Nearly 13 years ago, friends and family of Pat Tillman established the Pat Tillman Foundation in honor of their loved one: a pro-football player who walked away […]
February 24, 2017

Watch VA’s YouTube Live Q&A with Secretary Shulkin

Today at 2:45 p.m., VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin takes questions from Veterans during a town hall-style digital event on YouTube Live. Play the video above […]