View Full Version : Orange ain't just a color...experiences with Agent Orange

01-14-2009, 02:31 AM
Placeholder - story of presumption.

02-05-2009, 09:29 PM

01-08-2010, 12:28 PM
Three new diseases that soon will be added to the Agent Orange related list. Here is a snippet of the bulletin.

The rule, expected to be published soon, will make almost any veteran who set foot in Vietnam, and is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, B cell leukemia or ischemic heart disease (known also as coronary artery disease), eligible for disability compensation and VA medical care. The exception would be if credible evidence surfaces of a non-service cause for the ailment.

The complete link can be found here:

New Agent Orange Presumptives (http://www.military.com/features/0,15240,208380,00.html)

There is supposed to be a presumtive for high blood pressure but I cannot get the VA to acknowledge it or pass on the information. More as I find out.