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Posted on: Friday, September 16, 2016

Jim: Well my husband was in the Army from June 1976-Feb 98. He received 70%. Then in August of the same year I told my husband something has got to be done about the snoring. I have put up with it about 20 years. We went he was given the sleep study test and was diagnosed with sever Sleep Apnea. He has stop breathing over 530 x during the night.

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Posted on: Friday, September 2, 2016

Jim: Hello, I was awarded a 80% rate in April 2012 and then on September of the same year I got a letter saying even tho I was rated 80% they would pay me at 100% because one of my claims was not a final decision...reading the comments below I would assume I have a schedule 100 rating?

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Posted on: Thursday, August 25, 2016
What recourse does a veteran have when they do obtain a nexus letter from the Chief of vascular surgery...more...
Posted on: Monday, March 14, 2016

Jim: I enlisted in Jun 74 and was honorably discharged in 10/81. I currently have a 10% disability for the ringing in my ears. The ringing has been there since, but did not file a claim until 6/14. When I was getting my medical records together the DAV worker noticed that at my ETS medical review revealed "flat feet" was noted. A claim was filed.

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Posted on: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Jim: Where could I find a attorney to represent my buddy with a chemical exposure claim against the Veterans Affair, since they have denied my buddy PTSD and compensation for a Kidney removal secondary to Chemical Exposure back in the 1970's combat tour during the Vietnam Era.

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Posted on: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Jim:  I am a Vietnam Blue Water Veteran. I was just awarded 30% disability for my IHD/CAD.Over the years I've had 6 heart attacks, I have 16 stents and a triple bypass. Should I appeal the award?

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Posted on: Thursday, December 31, 2015
Jim: I have had prostate cancer since May of 2011. I have been receiving 100% s/c disability benefits since June of that year. I have used watchful waiting/active surveillance in responding to my condition.more...
Posted on: Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Jim: I am going crazy right now and I can even stop thinking about it how the VA are starting to bully me around by lowering my right hip chronic strain rating from 40% to 10%. What is your kindly advice please help your struggling vet how to deal with unfair bias CP exam report.
 
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Posted on: Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Jim, I retired in 2011 with 22 active duty yrs of service. I then applied for VA disability and received a 90% rating. They denied my Sleep Apnea when I originally applied for disability on the grounds that there was no complaints or history of sleep apnea in my military records.
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Posted on: Tuesday, December 29, 2015

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