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Disabled American Veterans and Paralyzed Veterans of America and Veterans of Foreign Wars Company Profile

15:39 EDT 23rd March 2019 | BioPortfolio

Paralyzed Veterans of America is the only congressionally chartered veterans service organization dedicated solely for the benefit and representation of veterans with spinal cord injury or disease. For nearly 70 years, Paralyzed Veterans has ensured that veterans have received the benefits earned through their service to our nation; monitored their care in VA spinal cord injury units; and funded research and education in the search for a cure and improved care for individuals with paralysis. With more than 70 offices and 34 chapters, Paralyzed Veterans serves veterans, their families and their caregivers in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. www.pva.org


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We have to deal with the trauma in veterans early on

My medical center recently cemented an agreement with the Veterans Administration to offer care to veterans who could not be accommodated at the VA. We need paying patients, they need doctors of our c...

Apple to Deploy Health Records Feature on iPhone to Veterans

Today at HIMSS19, Apple announced a partnership with The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to deploy the Health Records on iPhone feature to Veterans. For the first time, American veterans rec...

Leaving no veteran behind when it comes to health care access

Veterans do not only matter one day of the year. Beyond Veterans Day, it is not only important to reflect on the lives lost and the sacrifices made by those who served our country, but to ask: are we ...

Humana and VFW NY team up on Stop 22 initiative to increase awareness of veterans committing suicide

Humana Inc. and Department of NY Veterans of Foreign Wars have teamed up on the Stop 22 initiative, which aims to increase awareness of 22 veterans committing suicide each day. As part of this partner...

‘A National Emergency’: Suicide Rate Spikes Among Young US Veterans

(The Guardian) – Suicide rates have jumped substantially among young military veterans, according to new data from the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans aged 18 to 34 have higher rates...

Yoga and Veterans: A Different Kind of Warrior

Many members of the military now include yoga — often taught by veterans — as an element of their workout routine, and veterans turn to the practice for therapeutic applications.

‘Alarming’ Staffing Vacancy Rate Undermines Care For Veterans, Report Finds

Most of the nearly 40,000 vacancies are for medical and dental staff such as doctors and nurses. In other health news on veterans, Georgia is undergoing an increase in homeless women veterans.

John Mayer launches foundation focused on veterans

The Grammy-winning singer's foundation plans to focus on veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and meeting the emerging needs of women veterans.

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Comparison of opioid use disorder among male veterans and non-veterans: Disorder rates, socio-demographics, co-morbidities, and quality of life.

Amidst a surging national crisis of opioid use, concern has been expressed about its impact on veterans, but no study has presented a population-based comparison of opioid use disorder (OUD) among vet...

Non-fatal self-harm in Scottish military veterans: a retrospective cohort study of 57,000 veterans and 173,000 matched non-veterans.

Although suicide risk in veterans has been widely studied, there is little information on the risk of non-fatal self-harm in this population. We used data from the Scottish Veterans Health Study to co...

Reaching rural veterans: a new mechanism to connect rural, low-income US Veterans with resources and improve food security.

Rural, low-income US veterans face additional barriers to accessing food and resources compared to urban veterans. Based on both social-ecological and cultural competence approaches, the Reaching Rura...

Trauma treatment for veterans in buprenorphine maintenance treatment for opioid use disorder.

Opioid use disorder (OUD) rates are high among veterans. PTSD is also prevalent among veterans; those with comorbidity have worse outcomes than those without comorbidity. This study assessed buprenorp...

Defining adenoma detection rate benchmarks in average-risk male veterans.

Veterans have higher prevalence of colorectal neoplasia than non-veterans; however, it is not known whether specific Veterans Affairs (VA) adenoma detection rate (ADR) benchmarks are required. We comp...

Clinical Trials [2486 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Race And CPAP Effectiveness

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a major public health problem in the U.S. and more than 35% of Veterans are at high risk for OSA. OSA is associated with progression of hypertension, an im...

Improving Linkage to Health and Other Services for Veterans Leaving Incarceration

Veterans leaving incarceration and re-entering their communities (often described as "reentry" Veterans) face a number of challenges, including uncertainty about housing, vulnerability to ...

Health Information for Infected Veterans

This is a study of study of My HealtheVet (MHV) use by Veterans diagnosed with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and VA providers/staff who care for them. We hope to learn and understand ...

Patient-Centered Alternative to Psychiatric Hospitalization for Veterans

A variety of models of psychiatric hospital alternative care have been developed over the past several decades. San Diego�s Short-Term Acute Residential Treatment (START) model is one o...

Understanding Prosthetic Needs and Outcomes in Women Veterans With Amputation

The proportion of US Veterans who are women is currently at its highest point in history and is projected to continue increasing. Nonetheless, the literature regarding prosthetic and funct...

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Disabled American Veterans and Paralyzed Veterans of America and Veterans of Foreign Wars

Paralyzed Veterans of America is the only congressionally chartered veterans service organization dedicated solely for the benefit and representation of veterans with spinal co...

American Veterans and Disabled American Veterans and Paralyzed Veterans of America and Veterans of Foreign Wars

Paralyzed Veterans of America and American Veterans and Disabled American Veterans and Veterans of Foreign Wars

Disabled American Veterans

The 1.2 million-member Disabled American Veterans, a non-profit organization founded in 1920 and chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1932, represents this nation's disabled veterans. It is dedicated to ...

Paralyzed Veterans of America and Highmark Inc. and United Concordia Dental

Paralyzed Veterans of America was founded by a group of seriously injured American heroes from the “Greatest Generation” of World War II. They created a nonprofit organi...

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