The range of health issues facing America's veterans is both wide and ever-evolving. The American Legion recognizes this and provides valuable health-care information on a variety of conditions, as well as regularly updated information on the Department of Veterans Affairs.
VA does the right thing, but only after legal action halted construction on one of its new hospitals.
Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act requires all members of the U.S. military to receive annual mental health assessments beginning in 2015.
A breach-of-contract ruling against VA has brought the hospital project to a standstill
The department has a long way to go in regaining the trust of America's veterans, but at least the journey has begun.
American Legion national commander says one dismissal in Phoenix does not restore accountability, but it’s a start.
The pending legislation would provide more resources for evaluating complementary and alternative medical treatments.
Eligible veterans can now choose between VA or private health care, if wait times are too long or distance is an issue, but that choice has limits.
Now that retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooress has been released from jail, National Commander Helm is calling for immediate treatment of the veteran's post-traumatic stress disorder.
Benefits event in Long Beach to continue helping veterans through Thursday.
A town hall meeting and Veterans Outreach Center are planned in Long Beach, Calif.