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Understand Your Service-Connected Benefits

It’s not always crystal clear what benefits you have earned or can access at different service-connected levels and ratings. Many veterans aren’t utilizing the full spectrum of benefits simply because …

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Chip on Your Shoulder

Facts and Background¬† Shoulder injuries are common for veterans and nonveterans alike. Between 7-8 million people see a doctor each year for shoulder pain and issues. There are 400,000-500,000 rotator …

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New Presumptive Conditions

Are you eligible for new service-connected benefits? Laws are changing and veteran advocates are pushing for more approved presumptive conditions for benefits and services that veterans are in dire need …

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Ulcerative Colitis Ratings

What is Ulcerative Colitis? Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease in which inflammation and ulcers occur in your large intestine (colon) and rectum. It is most commonly …

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GERD – Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, called GERD, is a common gastrointestinal condition. Cleveland Clinic reports than an estimated 20% of the US population have GERD. It is sometimes referred to as chronic …

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Mental Health Ratings

Mental conditions and disorders are considered the most difficult to rate. Mental health looks different in every individual, symptoms vary, can be hard to measure, and they fluctuate in intensity …

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Permanent and Total Disability

Permanent and Total Disability (also called 100% P&T or T&P) is a term and status that is often misunderstand and used incorrectly. It’s important to understand the difference and how …