Personally speaking, I’ve had a great experience at the VA. I’ve taken a couple trips to the ER, had some routine checkups, received quality treatment for a broken finger, and a couple other small things here and there. Many (not all) of the people I have met that complain about the VA are often forgetting to mention the faults of their own — they didn’t show up to an appointment, they tried to exaggerate claims, or they simply like to complain. On top of that, I had known plenty of people who had received just as good care as I had over the years, and they didn’t seem like any wild exceptions.
Community members are required to help each other for at least six hours per week
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WKBW) - America's military men and woman have answered the call to duty and served in places like Korea, Vietnam, and Iraq and Afghanistan. However, according the Buffalo VA, there are many Veterans who are not taking advantage of the benefits they are now entitled to.
A vast green space in one of the poshest neighborhoods in Los Angeles is slated to become a haven for homeless Veterans. That's a big change for the campus of the VA West Los Angeles Medical Center.
The Department of Defense announced on Aug. 13, 2018, it will extend eligibility for Military OneSource benefits from the current 180 days to 365 days after separation or retirement from military service to ensure all service members and families have access to comprehensive support as they transition to civilian life. This change goes into effect Aug. 13, 2018, in accordance with the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK) – A group of Vietnam-era Veterans, all suffering chronic diseases, believes exposure to herbicides during their service in Thailand in support of the war is killing them.
Federal, military and Social Security retirees hoping for a minimum 3 percent cost-of-living adjustment in January will have to wait until at least next month to find out if they hit what for many has been the magic mark. That’s because the official inflation rate actually dropped slightly in July.
FBN's Ashley Webster on Bayer shares' falling on news a California jury ordering the company's newly acquired Monsanto unit to pay $289 million for not warning of cancer risks from the company's weed-killer Roundup.
A trial in which a school groundskeeper alleged that his use of Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer caused his terminal cancer will go to a California jury after lawyers for both sides delivered their closing arguments on Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A Springfield, Mo., man was indicted by a federal grand jury today for making a bomb threat at the Veterans Affairs Clinic in Mount Vernon, Mo.