PTSD and exposure to Agent Orange.
they suffer from PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
In December of 2000, more than 300,000 Viet Veterans had completed the "Agent Orange Registry health examination" offered to Vietnam veterans at VA medical facilities. In 2001, the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), sent out approximately 650,000 "Agent Orange Review's", to IN-COUNTRY Vietnam Veterans, based on database input.
The budget of Veterans Health Administration is 47,000,000,000 dollars.
Yes it is True that the American Rehabilitation Programs sought to restore soldiers to good health who had fought in Vietnam. It continues today through Veterans Rehabilitation centers across the country.Ê
This will probably annoy many "Boots On Ground" advocates, however I believe Thailand Veterans are "Vietnam Veterans". During the Vietnam war our bases in Thailand were attacked five times by Vietnam Sappers. Also tactical herbicides was used on the perimeters of every base in Thailand. Our Thailand Veterans, loaded weapons on the planes to fulfill the missions in Vietnam and protect the "Boots On Ground" troops. Air Force Personnel volunteered to man secret radar sites in Laos to guide bomb strikes, etc. in Vietnam and many lost their lives when those sites were over run. Some want to call Thai Veterans "Vietnam Era Veterans" the same designation someone that served in Germany during the war might be called. I honor those that did serve in Germany and all other areas during the Vietnam War but to refer to those who served in Thailand, Laos and Cambodia as anything other than Vietnam Veterans is an insult to the service they performed in the defense of bases in Thailand and the support of the troops on the ground in Vietnam. I believe those that died in Laos and in at least one bunker explosion at a Thai base are listed on the wall. We shared the same experience as other Vietnam Vets on our return in 69 and 70 from the public, we share the same health issues from Agent Orange as our brothers who served in-country. Air Force Security Police, Thailand 69-70.
Walter R Lawson has written: 'Health insurance coverage of veterans' -- subject(s): Health Insurance, Insurance, Health, Veterans
David A. Barker has written: 'Serving veterans, my privilege' -- subject(s): Agent Orange, Disabled veterans, Handbooks, manuals, Handbooks, manuals, etc, Health aspects, Health aspects of Agent Orange, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Services for, Veterans 'The combat veteran from World War II to the present' -- subject(s): Post-traumatic stress disorder, Patients, Veterans, Diseases, Legal status, laws 'In search of the truth for Vietnam combat veterans' -- subject(s): Veterans, Medical care, Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Nguyen Thi Kim Tien is the Minister of Public Health for Vietnam.
Their lives and health .
how does media affect your health?
Lifton brought to light many issues regarding the structure of warfare in Vietnam. He points out to the mental and physical health of the veterans and their traumatic experiences they had undergone during the war. He also raised many questions, moral and ethical on the involvement of the U.S.
how can a stigima affect your health risk?
It doesn't affect your health.
Cotton M. Lindsay has written: 'Canadian national health insurance' -- subject(s): Health Insurance, National health services, State Medicine 'Veterans Administration hospitals' -- subject(s): Medical care, Veterans, Veterans' hospitals 'Equal Pay for Comparable Work'
How watson and crick affect health?
The Department of Veterans affairs offers many services to military veterans. The Department of veterans affairs offers medical and mental health care for veterans, as well as financial and educational assistance. The Department of veterans affairs gives veterans continued support. For a full listing of what the department of veterans affairs is doing for veterans visit their official site.
Homosexuality does not affect your health in any way. Only unsafe sexual practices (of any orientation) can affect your health.
How do these superstitiousbeliefs affect health?In: Mental Health [Edit categories]
David P. Baine has written: 'Veterans' health care' -- subject(s): Medical care, Veterans, Focused group interviewing, Health care reform
No, it will not affect the health.
Yes emotions can affect physical health in many cases. They affect brain, which affects the physical health of person.
Veterans like to maintain a wide assortment of things. Some veterans want to maintain their health or their connections to their families. Others would simply be happy to maintain their sanity.
factor which affect health status of local community
it have some acids.it affect the people's health
vinegar has ethyl alcohal, it can affect our health very poorly.....