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03/18/2022 02:00 PM EDT

Many eligible Veterans don’t get their health care through VA. This two-part blog dispels myths and helps Veterans understand the VA health care they deserve.

The post Helping Veterans dispel myths about VA health care: Part 1 appeared first on VAntage Point.

03/18/2022 11:30 AM EDT

Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Kimberly M. Mitchell, who served in the Navy as a surface warfare officer from 1996 to 2012.

The post #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Kimberly M. Mitchell appeared first on VAntage Point.

03/18/2022 10:00 AM EDT

Nurse Shpresa Islami grew up in Kosovo and fled her country as a small girl. She had an emotional surprise while giving a COVID vaccine.

The post Veteran getting COVID shot surprises nurse, native of Kosovo appeared first on VAntage Point.

03/18/2022 09:00 AM EDT

As substantiated in the review, a convincing body of evidence exists that confirms e-cigarettes cause lung inflammation and injury, as well as negative health effects in multiple organs. Crotty Alexander says e-cigarettes come with far more dangers than even she expected.

The post Research roundup: E-cigs aren’t safe appeared first on VAntage Point.

03/17/2022 04:00 PM EDT

Hear from Veterans who have survived multiple serious injuries and how VA is helping them in the Polytrauma program.

The post Why I get my health care at VA: Polytrauma helps Veterans survive multiple traumas and injuries appeared first on VAntage Point.