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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that occurs in some people after witnessing a shocking, frightening, or dangerous event. According to the American Psychiatric Association, every year, approximately 3.5% of adults in the United States are affected by PTSD.

Brain injuries can be caused by congenital defects (occurring in the womb and present at birth), hereditary defects (caused by genetic mutations) or degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease. However, this article will focus on Traumatic and Non-Traumatic (aka Acquired) brain injuries.

Any veteran who gets disabled due to a service-related injury or syndrome is entitled to a monetary benefit called Disability Compensation. However, there are scenarios in which a Veteran can be entitled to additional tax-free benefits.

Any veteran who gets disabled due to a service-related injury or syndrome is entitled to a monetary benefit called Disability Compensation. However, there are scenarios in which a Veteran can be entitled to additional tax-free benefits.

Whether you are at the beginning of the application process or have already received your deserved benefits, it is essential to keep track of updates to understand how your rates and compensations might change in the future.

Knee injuries are common among people serving in the military. Injuries can range from a minor sprain to a severe tear. The main types of knee injuries are stress fractures, sprains, dislocations, and ligament or tendon damage.

Back pain is a common problem for Veterans, and it can have a devastating effect on your work, your social activities and your enjoyment of life generally.

What is Tinnitus Tinnitus is a condition in which you hear a ringing, buzzing, or other sound in your ears. The noise …

Texas is one of the friendliest states for veterans, where you and your family can receive great state benefits. One such grant …

Changes in your medical condition are a normal part of life, yet they can cause complications when it comes to your VA …