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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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  • VA secretary misses the point in defense of his agency

    VA secretary misses the point in defense of his agency
    Secretary Robert McDonald of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs defends his department against critics by reciting the VA's proud history of care to veterans and technological innovation ("VA is critical to medicine and vets," October 23).
  • Veterans encouraged to tap into benefits, services

    It's been 45 years since Bob's deployment in the Vietnam War. He didn't fight the Viet Cong, but served instead as an Army mechanic in Thailand, working on trucks that patrolled the perimeter of the U. S. Army installation at Camp Samea Sam. In the...

    Virginia flu season tracking 2 weeks earlier than last year; free flu shots from Riverside

    Virginia flu season tracking 2 weeks earlier than last year; free flu shots from Riverside
    The Virginia Department of Health, which tracks weekly flu activity throughout the season, is showing this year's season running two weeks ahead of last year. The current status in the state is "sporadic" as reported by urgent care centers and emergency...

    Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Breast cancer awareness The Department of Health's Learn to Live program is offering a free women's health kit that includes information on breast cancer screenings, nutrition and other women's health topics. The health department also offers free...

    Howard County health digest

    Dance classes Presented by Vantage House, a retirement community, classes are held from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays in the Vantage House auditorium, 5400 Vantage Point Road in Columbia. Dance has shown to improve balance, gait and mood in those with...