What Every Veteran Should Know About Agent Orange Benefits

Posted in History, Veterans News on June 3, 2016
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From 1962 to 1971 during the Vietnam War, the U.S. military conducted “Operation Ranch Hand,” spraying more than 19 million gallons of specially engineered herbicide combinations to remove trees and dense tropical foliage that provided enemy cover. The so-called “Agent Orange” herbicide was the tactical weapon of choice – receiving its nickname from the large Read More »

Dogs and Veterans: 4 Great Organizations Making a Difference

Posted in Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on March 22, 2016
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Dogs and Veterans: 4 Great Organizations Making a Difference; VeteranAid.org

Man’s best friend is loyal, protective, and fun. And in recent years, dogs are doing even more for a very specific group of Americans: veterans returning from active duty, many with invisible yet often deadly scars from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Whether it is with a loveable pet or Read More »