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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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Thank u so much everyone ! We are still in shock ! Just did a big trip to the grocery store . Nice to be able to stock up like we used to!

I think he was around 93% before the apnea went through .

We still have a couple of things that should be able to get rating increased so we will submit them so they can be on the back burner in case they try to drop any of his ratings he already has .

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Hi all ! My hubby got news yesterday that his new combined rating is 100percent ! His sleep apnea was approved at 50 percent that brought him up to 100 !!! I will post more info later . Thank you for

Warrior,

Since your husband is 100% combined service connected, VA should have granted him CH 35 and CHAMPVA. Look for a VA form 21-8760 in his rating packet that explains more benefits to you and your children if you have any. You can still file new claims but it is not likely that VA would try to reduce his claims. Filing for increases for already service connected conditions/disabilities is like opening a can of worms. You never know what will crawl out. Filing new claims not secondary to any other condition should be fine but just make sure he stay in treatment for his service connected conditions

http://www.vba.va.gov/pubs/forms/VBA-21-8760-ARE.pdf

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Ok the claims that he was going to put in for he has a zero percent for and they have gotten significantly worse . But yes I agree w that statement sometimes that can be the case.

He will still be getting treatment for his service connected stuff prob for life .

I am not sure yet if we got champ VA or ch 35 . We do have small Childern so I will def be looking to see if he is entitled to those benefits thank you .

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That's Great News, always happy to hear of a win like that. Congratulations

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