Even with federal government policy seemingly fluctuating with the whims of the White House, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ( VA ) remains committed to administering the healthcare needs of LGBT patients, according to a VA staff member who spoke Jan. 18 at Center on Halsted about the intricacies of that work.
A Navy nurse has been awarded for saving the life of a civilian on board a Washington state ferry in December.
It’s hard to imagine what it must be like to be homeless and on the street In January.
WASHINGTON — As more female soldiers move into frontline combat jobs, the Army’s top leaders have decided to integrate female officers into infantry and armor brigades at three more military bases around the country.
Female military Veterans are being encouraged to donate their brains for research, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced Wednesday in a collaborative effort.
The first enlisted woman to retire from the Marine Corps, who was also the first woman to join the Fleet Marine Corps Reserve, was buried in Arlington National Cemetery Tuesday.
WASHINGTON – Veterans who are married or in a live-in relationship have a higher risk of suicide than their single counterparts, according to a new study from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the University of Connecticut.
SALEM, Ore. – A 14-year Navy Veteran is set to take over as head of the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs.
WASHINGTON — Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth is pregnant with her second child. She will be the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office.
LONGVIEW, Wash. — A woman identified by a scholar as the inspiration for Rosie the RiVeter, the iconic female World War II factory worker, has died in Washington state.