VA Disability for Tendonitis

Veterans are eligible for disability compensation for injuries or disabilities that were caused or aggravated by military service. However, many Veterans have difficulty differentiating between injuries caused by service and those related to aging. One disability that many Veterans do not realize could be related to their military service is…

VA Disability and Medical Marijuana

Over 30 states have legalized medical marijuana for health conditions such as cancer, chronic pain, and migraines. However, the federal government still designates marijuana as a Schedule I drug, meaning marijuana use and possession is illegal under federal law. This can cause confusion when it comes to Veteran’s who are…

VA Disability for Obesity

Recent studies have shown that nearly a third of military Veterans are classified as obese. While the underlying reasons for the high rates of unhealthy weight among Veterans might be diverse and complicated, a few factors have stood out. For instance, the rate of obesity was particularly high among those…

VA Disability for Flat Feet (Pes Planus)

Most Veterans are aware of the fact that they can receive disability compensation for any injuries or disabilities that are related to service. However, Veterans sometimes fail to recognize which disabilities or injuries were caused by service. One of the most overlooked disabilities for Veterans applying for disability benefits is…

Veterans suffer from a variety of different illnesses and disabilities related to service. One of the more common disabilities Veterans suffer from is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). However, most Veterans do not realize they can receive VA disability for IBS if they can prove it was caused or exacerbated by…

VA Disability for Hip Pain

Hip pain is caused by a myriad of different medical issues. Determining the amount of VA compensation for hip pain depends on a variety of different factors. However, if you can prove your hip pain was caused by military service, you are entitled to disability compensation. In this article, we…

Veterans who are currently dealing with disabilities related to their time in service are entitled to disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Often, these disabilities are the result of military work and related to a Veterans MOS. However, not all VA disabilities are directly related to working…