I filed a claim with the help of my doctor for sleep apnea as secondary connection. Denied. Filed a NOD. Denied. The NOD was denied over a year ago. A doctor for the VA said my sleep apnea was due to being over weight and that I "refused" to use … [Read more...] about Sleep apnea
Let’s take a look at 2 VA Sleep Apnea Claims VA Sleep Apnea Claim #1: This Veteran served in Iraq and Kuwait in 2003 to 2004. He was diagnosed with sleep apnea in 2007, after his military service. The VA Regional … [Read more...] about 2 similar Veterans both with VA Sleep Apnea Claims Different Results at the BVA?
The number of veterans with sleep disorders went up six-fold during the last decade, while PTSD has become three times as common, researchers report in a study.Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.upi.com … [Read more...] about Sleep disorders on steep rise among U.S. veterans, study says
I get asked more questions about how to file and win a Veterans Affairs sleep apnea disability claim than almost any other topic in all of VA Benefits Law. [Reprinted here with permission from Veterans Law Blog] True story. And I've been getting … [Read more...] about 4 Things Veterans Should Know about VA Sleep Apnea Disability Claims
What is PTSD (Post-traumatic Stress Disorder)? PTSD is an anxiety disorder that surfaces after experiencing a very dangerous, frightening, and uncontrollable event such as military combat exposure, a violent crime, a life-threatening accident such … [Read more...] about PTSD What Every Veteran Should Know – And Every Veteran’s Family – Should Know