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…

Veterans are entitled to disability benefits for any injury or disability that was a result of service. However, many Veterans don’t understand what disabilities or injuries are the result of service and what disabilities can be attributed to aging. Most Veterans don’t realize they are entitled to VA compensation for…

Service treatment records (STRs) are the chronological medical records of a service member. STRs should include all medical, dental, and psychiatric treatment a Veteran received while in the Armed Forces. These records are key to your VA disability claim. Service treatment records can provide evidence of an injury, event, or…

VA Disability for Hypertension

Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a common and critical condition. If left untreated, hypertension can damage blood vessels and overwork the heart. This can lead to several life-threatening medical problems, such as heart failure, kidney failure, and dementia. If a Veteran is diagnosed with hypertension, they should see if they…