20 Veterans Died By Suicide A Day In 2014
The largest study on veteran suicide to date provides insight on at-risk veterans, especially among those not receiving care through the VA.
Vets With Chronic Pain Find Relief At VA’s Pain Schools
The VA’s pain schools offer a way to treat chronic pain that doesn’t rely on prescription drugs like opioids.
In His Run For Congress, This Iraq War Vet Isn’t Running From PTSD
Marine veteran Sean Barney talks about his run for Congress, his military service, and the role of veterans in politics.
VA Is Denying Benefits To Vets With Bad Paper Discharges At Unprecedented Rates, Report Finds
125,000 veterans who served since 2001 have been excluded from basic VA services, perhaps unjustly.
The Army Doesn’t Consistently Track Meds For PTSD, Report Finds
When it comes to prescription drugs, the Army needs to make some changes in its bookkeeping. It needs to start.
Despite Recent Gains, Restrictions Persist For Service Dogs At VA Facilities
Service dogs are allowed at Veteran Affairs facilities, but are restricted from staying overnight at inpatient care.
Investigation Reveals Rising VA Privacy Violations
A yearlong investigation by ProPublica reveals sweeping privacy violations at VA medical facilities.
Vets Who Accept Separation Pay Can’t Receive VA Compensation
Under federal law, until veterans pay back their involuntary separation pay, they can have their VA disability compensation withheld.