As Congress' year draws to an end, senators have ramped up efforts to add to the list of illnesses linked to herbicide use.
Senators voted to add bladder cancer, hypothyroidism and Parkinsonism to the list of Agent Orange presumptives.
They would add three diseases to the VA's Agent Orange presumptives list but leave off hypertension.
If you are veteran who was exposed to Agent Orange you may be eligible for free medical care and disability from the VA
Two groups published a paper saying that vets who served on Guam between 1962 and 1975 likely were exposed to herbicides.
There were several locations outside Vietnam where military members could have been exposed.
The chemical killed any plants in its way, but it wasn’t particularly good for humans either.
Exposure Ed now lets anyone view a list of service-related exposures -- broken down by type, conflict and date or location.
"Between now and January, the VA has a lot of work to do," Rep. Mike Bost, R, Ill. said Wednesday.
There are still severely disabled veterans who are being forgotten—or worse, ignored—by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Military dependents and retirees have through the end of June 2021 to access benefits using ID cards that expired this year.
Capt. Kai Torkelson was relieved of command by Vice Adm. Bill Galinis, according to a Navy news release.
The Army began creating this new approach to the beginning of BCT during the spring.
Two privates stepped up and saved a buddy's life, according to a release from the U.S. Army.
The Marine Corps marksmanship community drafted the new ARQ course of fire in October 2018.