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VA updates rating criteria for musculoskeletal and muscle injuries

In late 2017, VA began a multi-year effort to revise and update the VASRD, or VA…

The Great American Spit Out – February 25

If you dip, chew or use snuff, have you ever wondered what your life would look…

Blood donations needed following severe winter storms

Record-breaking cold and winter storms across much of the U.S. have had a significant impact on blood…

Getting Veterans COVID-19 vaccinations high priority, says SecVA

Continuing to get COVID-19 vaccinations for Veterans – especially those in rural and highly rural areas…

#VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran James Douglas Higginbotham

On the anniversary of the Desert Storm ground war start, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran James…

Secretary orders review of VA’s transgender policies

Earlier this week, Secretary Denis McDonough ordered a review of VA policies to ensure that transgender…

Veterans continue physical therapy via video

Kara Rowley, Battle Creek VA Medical Center physical therapist, conducts a Virtual Physical Therapy session with…

Tuskegee Airmen Veterans tell story in ‘Red Tail Angels’

Black History Month is a chance to celebrate and honor Black Americans who trailblazed paths for…

Spreading the message – get the vaccine!

While many people across the country are clamoring to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Robert Hancock wasn’t…

Where to get “one-stop shop” assistance after a natural disaster

Did you know there is a “one stop shop” for Veterans seeking assistance after an emergency…