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  • 14 Questions about VA Disability Compensation Benefits Claims

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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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  • Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income?

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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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Michaelchappell

Type One Insulindependent Diabetic

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I was seperated from the navy because I found out I had type 1 diabetes while serving in rota , spain in the late 1980's. I fought for and recieved a rating of 40% disabilty as a result with the help of the va back then. Since then I have been seen By my own doctors through blue cross blue shield through job with the postal service, I would like to get back in the system with the va and recieve my meds for my diabetes for free which i should have been doing all along, it is getting quite expensive, I am now on an insulin pump and would also like to look into getting my 40% raised to whatever I can as I have secondary problems as a result of the diabetes now , does any have any insight or experiences dealing with this and how should I go about getting this process started?

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I just want to keep this question in the forefront. Would like an answer myself. Vet is not SC, yet, but seeking SC for insulin dependent diabetes.

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I just want to keep this question in the forefront. Would like an answer myself.

Vet is not SC, yet, but seeking SC for insulin dependent diabetes.

Welcome,

You will need to elaborate more about the entire circumstance.

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