Study of nearly 4,000 Veterans in the Army Chemical Corps between 1965 and 1973
By Stephanie Green Eber, MPH Health Science Specialist – Epidemiology Program VA Office of Patient Care
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
VA researchers found a link between service-related occupational exposure to herbicides and high blood pressure (hypertension) risk among U.S. Army Chemical Corps (ACC) Veterans, a group of Veterans assigned to do chemical operations during the Vietnam War. Researchers also found an association between military service in Vietnam and hypertension risk among these Veterans.Continue reading→
The Veterans Day Parade San Diego by IAVA (Iraq Afghanistan Veterans of America) was a great event showcasing not only the incredible support of our country’s great armed forces service personnel and the military community as a whole, especially here in San Diego, California.
IAVA is the leading voice of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans in Washington and communities nationwide. Led by veterans, our non-partisan advocacy work ensures that Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families are supported, protected and never forgotten. Since 2004, IAVA has been a juggernaut in Washington, creating
and driving the national conversation on issues ranging from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) to women veteran issues to veteran unemployment. IAVA’s dedicated staff in Washington, D.C. leads this work, advocating on behalf of our members daily. We also train our member veterans to be powerful advocates for their community.Continue reading→
What do you want from your career? Opportunities to learn? Room to grow? The chance to lead?
Each of us wants and needs different things, but no matter where you are in your career — or where you’re headed — MyCareer@VA helps you take the next step. Watch the video to see what you can achieve with MyCareer@VA.
Veteran Status Verification Form and Fees Required
Sacramento – Veterans can begin applying to receive the word VETERAN on their driver license or identification (ID) card starting today, November 12, 2015. The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) wants to remind veterans that they must first obtain a Veteran Status Verification Form from a County Veteran Service Office (CVSO), BEFORE visiting a DMV office to apply for the designation.Continue reading→
GoHireAVet.com is proud to announce that one of our non-profit partners Pay It Forward Media will be broadcast via Palomar College’s website starting at 9:30 am until 10:00 am on Nov. 19th, Thursday live on Cox and Time Warner Cable, Channel 16 and AT&T Channel 99 in San Diego County.
Pay It Forward Media is a San Diego, California based 501 (c) 3 non-profit that provides has been a sponsor of many military veteran support programs & causes here in San Diego, CA. To find out more about the incredible work Pay It Forward Media does visit them today at: PayItForwardMedia.orgContinue reading→
You heard us right! GoHireAVet is proud to announce our Veterans Day Celebration offering ONLY THE FIRST 100 Military Veterans, Active Duty, Reserve & their Military Spouse & immediate family members who RSVP & attend our Military Community Support Services Expo this Friday will Receive A Complimentary Las Vegas Hotel Stay for 2 Adults from our CEO here at GoHireAVet! And while you’re there you can dine in one of the Hottest Restaurants on US!
The Las Vegas dining scene is hotter than ever, with restaurants becoming the main event at the gambling town. Continue reading→
Grand Canyon University offers over one hundred majors and concentrations for bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs for the most in demand careers. Learn about all the options offered to military professionals to earn a degree while meeting the demands of such a busy life style.