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    E-5 Petty Officer 2nd Class
  • Birthday 09/30/1965

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  1. Hope your husband feel better and that God touch him and heal him and a good win for YOU and YOUR Husband.
  2. Carlie, I read through the award letter and there was no there was no mention of IU in it, but as u see from my OP the IU is with the DRO which i have and lawyer for. Plus i have Fibro that i had an C&P for which look favarable for me that is up at the DRO. should i talk to the lawyer about this an would they agree to this it has been about three years i like your idea about talking to dro but i can not the lawyer can only speak to him :(
  3. In 21 sept 12 i put in for an increase. I was 30% PTSD now I am 70% PTSD for a total combined 80%= 70%PTSD, 30% IBS, and 10% for lower back strain. Now i have 14 contension i thought at the DRO called peggy (1-800) number and i ask what at my issues with the DRO are and she said this: 1 TDIU 2 Motion Loss skeletal x 2 3 Hypertensive Vascular disease 4 CFS 5 Sleep Apnea ( they put this in. I had put in sleep disbubace) 6 Leg limitation 7 Arthritis 8 Migraine 9 TB- Plum, chronic , inactive 10 Degenritive arthritis of the spine 11 Other sense organ diabability My wife said they scrub the claim can anybody see if this is a good thing? thanks
  4. yes i served i have IBS 30 I have Fibro, CFS,headaches,and so on at the DRO right now its been 2 yrs already and still waiting.
  5. I was SC for 30% went to see my Phys 2 months ago and he said i was getting worse so i put in for and Increase so here are the results from the C&P. Axis I: PTSD, Depressive disorder NOS Axis II: none Axis III: Chronic Back Pain, IBS, h/o Lyme Disease, sleep apnea-reports he cannot tolerate CPAP so this is presently untreated, GERD, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, Fibromyalgia. Axis IV: Psychosocial and Environmental Problems (discribe if any): chronic medical and psychiatric illness Axis V: Gaf score: 45-50 Dose the Veteran have more than one mental disorder DX? YES if yes complete the following is it possible to differentiate the systems NO Given reported increase in both PTSD and Depressive systems since last examination(previously DX as adjustment disorder), multiple stressors impacting both conditions, overlapping systems of each condition and each agravating the other i cannot fully seperate these conditions. No TBI. 4 Occupational and Social Imparment This was check: Occupational and social impairment with deficiencies in most areas, such as work,school,family relations,judgement,thinking and/or mood PTSD Diagnostic Criteria ( theses will be shorten some what) Criterion A: ( 2 where check) the Vet experience, witness or was confronted with an event The Veteran response involved intense fear, helplessness or horror. Crit B (5 where check) Recurrent and distressing recollection of the event, including images, thoughts or perceptions. Recurrent distressing dreams of the event. Acting or feeling as if the traumatic event were recurring: this includes a sense of reliving the experience, illusions, Ect..ect Intense psychological distress at exposure to internal or external cues that symbolize or resemble an aspect of the traumatic event. Physiological reactivity on exposure to internal or external cues that symbolize or resemble an aspect of the traumatic event. Crit C ( six where check) 1) Efforts to avoid thoughts 2) efforts to avoid activities, places or people that arouse recollections of the truma 3)Markley diminished interest or participation in significant activities. 4)Feeling of detachment or estrangement from others. 5)Restricted range of affect 6)Sense of a foreshortened future. Crit D (5 where check) 1) Difficulty falling or staying asleep. 2) Irritability or outbursts of anger. 3)Difficulty concentrating. 4)Hypervigilance 5)Exaggerated startle response. Crit E The duration of the systems described above in Criteria B,C and D is more that 1 a month.(this was check) Crit F: The PTSD systems described above cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational or other important areas of functioning.(this was check) Symptoms For VA rating purpose, check all symptoms that apply Depressed Mood Anxiety Suspiciousness Panic attacks more than once a week Chronic sleep impairment Flattend affect Imparied abstract thinking Disturbances of motivation and mood Difficulty in establishing and maintaining effective work and social relationships Difficulty in adapting to stressful circumstances, including work or a work like setting Suidcidal ideation obessional rituals which interfere with routing activities Impaired impulse control, such as unprovoked irritability with periods of violence Negect of personal appearance and hygiene I hope i put in enough to see what you think it might be. My wife cried when she saw this. Thanks
  6. YES! Job well done. Congrats.
  7. The completion dat is the biggest joke i seen. Like my depency claim i have showed completion date of 07/10/2012 when the time was comming up it went to 08/18/2012 i just laugh.
  8. Semper Fi Chief congrats have fun and live large!
  9. Thats a good move you done there. Need to make sure the wife is okay
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