Insights for Veterans from Behind Friendly Lines

Insights for Veterans from Behind Friendly Lines

As a military member, has it ever been your desire to know more about the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and what benefits and services accrue as such? If so, we hope our new monthly column, Behind Friendly Lines, helps you better understand VA.

Mental Health and Disabilities to be Reevaluated by VA

Mental Health and Disabilities to be Reevaluated by VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs will change its disability ratings criteria for mental health conditions, sleep apnea and tinnitus, part of a major overhaul of the review process to ensure that compensation matches veterans' medical conditions and needs, department officials say.