LISTEN VT RADIO | JOIN TEAM VT | SIGN UP DAILY NEWSLETTER
VETERANS TODAY ON : FACEBOOK | TWITTER | VT FORUM
Home » health news

health news

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – April 09, 2014

vt 101

The nation’s health is improving in more than half of the critical measures that are known to have major influence in reducing preventable disease and death, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

April 9th, 2014 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – October 22, 2013

October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month – when individuals, families, schools, and communities across the nation help to raise awareness about bullying prevention.

October 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – August 22, 2013

National Immunization Awareness Month is a reminder that people of all ages can protect their health by getting recommended vaccinations.

August 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – August 20, 2013

Today, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius

and Young Invincible announced the Healthy Young America video contest in an effort to inform young people about health insurance

coverage and new options under the Affordable Care Act.

August 20th, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – May 24, 2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel’s decision to modernize the Defense Department’s electronic health record through the purchase of commercial software looks like a setback for development of an integrated electronic health record with the Veterans Affairs Department, according to folks I have talked with.

May 24th, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – May 13, 2013

VA Secretary Shinseki Delivers FSU Commencement Address: Secretary Shinseki delivered the spring 2013 commencement address at Florida State University.

May 13th, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – May 09, 2013

Pilot evaluation of AfterDeployment.org’s workshop for posttraumatic stress. The DoD’s AfterDeployment.org website was developed to increase reach of behavioral health resources, offering education, assessment, and self-help coping tools on many postdeployment-related topics.

May 9th, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

NO PURPLE HEARTS FOR TOXIC EXPOSURES

1264628579 (350x248)

An El Toro Marine with prostate cancer was left on his own to drive home after telling a cancer center treatment doctor of severe abdominal pains.

May 4th, 2013 | Posted in Editor,Health | Read More »

Treatment of Gulf War Veterans Examined

gulf_war

Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs examined the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) commitment to treating the health-related problems associated with Gulf War veterans.

March 13th, 2013 | Posted in Gulf War Illness (GWI),Health | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – March 04, 2013

The American Legion‘s annual Washington conference was this week, and VA Secretary Eric Shinseki was on hand to deliver a vital message: Veterans are well-prepared to rebuild the middle class, just as they did after World War II. The key …

March 4th, 2013 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Committee Examines VA, DOD Integrated Electronic Health Record Efforts

electronic_health_record

What I heard in the hearing does nothing to dissuade that opinion. We, as a nation, have a ‘sacred trust’ to care for those who have served and sacrificed.

February 28th, 2013 | Posted in Vet News | Read More »

VA Releases New PSA Targeting Women Veterans

women veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs has developed a new public service announcement (PSA) to let women Veterans know they’ve come to “The Right Place” when seeking VA health care.

November 26th, 2012 | Posted in Vet News,Veteran Service Organizations | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – October 26, 2012

VA employees across the country participated in the 3rd Annual “Pink Out Challenge” to raise awareness of breast cancer. Read about the champions for women Veterans behind the challenge.

October 26th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – October 12, 2012

My HealtheVet downloads from Personal Health Records now includes immunization information directly from health records.

October 12th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – September 26 2012

On Sept. 25, VA Secretary Shinseki was the keynote speaker at the National Indian Health Board Annual Consumer Conference in Denver.

September 26th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

VA Teams Up with American Heart Association to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease in Women

extra-news

The Department of Veterans Affairs will raise awareness of heart disease in women, particularly women Veterans and VA employees, at a “VA Goes Red” health expo Thursday, Sep. 27, outside VA’s central office at 810 Vermont Avenue.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Benefits,Vet News,Veterans Affairs | Read More »

Veterans Have 24/7 Online Access to Their Health Records

extra-news

All Veterans who register for MyHealtheVet will receive a free water bottle and a chance to win an insulated bag in monthly drawings.

September 17th, 2012 | Posted in Benefits,Vet News,Veterans Affairs | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News May 14, 2012

For Mothers Day, VA honors the sacrifice and commitment of mothers who both wore the uniform and supported those who did. Read how one mother inspired an Iraq Veteran to serve at VAntage Point.

May 14th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News April 25, 2012

Last week, VA announced it would add 1,900 mental health staffers to its workforce. If you’re interested in serving through a job in VA’s health care system, we’re hiring.

April 25th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – January 25, 2012

The White House is planning a series of online follow-ups and forums after Tuesday night’s State of the Union address, including a veterans-focused session Thursday morning featuring Matt Flavin, the administration’s point person on veterans issues and wounded warrior policy.

January 25th, 2012 | Posted in Top 10,Vet News | Read More »

 

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Join Our Daily Newsletter
  View Newsletter ARCHIVE

WHAT'S HOT

  1. Koch Brothers-Style Free Society
  2. Jesus, The Lonely Rebel
  3. An Interview With David Rovics
  4. America advertising its impotence
  5. NEO – Denial of Turkish Involvement in Sarin Gas Attack
  6. EU calls on Israel to reverse expansionist plans
  7. VetLikeMe Weekly, April 18, 2014
  8. America: Are We a Nation of Crooks?
  9. NEO – A Second Wind for China’s String of Pearls Strategy
  10. Genocide?
  11. Now for something completely different….
  12. Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – April 18, 2014
  13. Local Veterans Look For Work at Jobs Fair
  14. Putin Speaks
  15. Iran’s Focus on Defensive Weapons has Paid off Big
  16. CIA has blood on hands in Ukraine: Analyst
  17. Black Sun Rising — Part 5
  18. Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – April 17, 2014
  19. Syrian opposition’s call on US, act of desperation
  20. Second Exodus: Israelites vs. Muslim Brotherhood
  1. Gilad Atzmon: I don't know,, this link doesn't work here ....
  2. Gilad Atzmon: This is the thing,,, you can't destroy them but you can contain the power and the ideology ....
  3. R A FEIBEL: as much as i HATE writing this! it to me is the truth .we are but a small unimportant/informed group who are charged with a task which to me is ...
  4. John: If America is to survive at all there needs to be a re-emergence of self empowerment against those who attempt to force their will and use their power to do ...
  5. R A FEIBEL: mr jadallah is fooling himself right of in the first statement "'of coarse not""he does n t know the american public very well.not that the american public even knows the ...

Veterans Today Poll

When will the New World Order One World Government officially be announced?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Archives