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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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Let me start off by saying that I was on a U.S. Navy destroyer from 1964 until 1966 and then was transfered to Great Lakes, Ill. for a couple of years and completed my duty in-country Vietnam. I was a Navy court reporter and traveled everywhere from I-corps South. The bad water was everywhere and remember vividly the rain, rain, rain. The purpose of this post is to informed those that may be interested that one of the producers of Agent Orange in the chemical plant in Aniston, Alabama, died this week of a massive coronary. Just thought some might be interested. This man was my wife's uncle and knew full well what he was producing and what its effects would be. I hope this gets posted because it has some import to what this forum is about. I am suffering from enlarged prostrate and possibly prostrate cancer maybe caused by this chemical. I cannot even imagine the effects on those people in Vietnam and their children, let alone us GIs. If anyone desires further information, please contact me off forum at: Email me Ted

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Be very careful with your Prostate! If you have the same type as many vet's do. It is very agressive and can form itself into very bad cancer. Thats where i'm at right now. I lost a good vet friend to brain cancer that started in the Prostate PSA

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