Vietnam Veterans

The PACT Act: What Veterans Need to Know

At Jan Dils, Attorneys at Law, we understand the unique challenges that Veterans face when seeking healthcare and benefits. In 2022, new legislation took affect to aid Veterans who have been exposed to toxic substances – the Sergeant First Class...
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Agent Orange and Its Impacts on Veterans’ Health

On World Lung Cancer Day, August 1st, we take a moment to recognize and support those affected by one of the deadliest and most prevalent types of cancers. However, for many military Veterans, this day is a poignant reminder of...
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Agent Orange Presumptive

Agent Orange is a tactical herbicide used during the Vietnam War by the U.S. military to clear vegetation and leaves. Exposure to this herbicide has been linked to several medical conditions. Those under specific eligibility criteria are automatically eligible for...
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Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Offers Eye Opening Experience

A few years ago, the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall arrived in our town. At the time I was not able to attend. I recall being really upset about missing this event. Luckily the wall returned this past weekend, and I...
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Up in the Air: Are Veterans who flew above Vietnam Qualified for Agent Orange Presumptive Conditions?

Alyssa is a case manager for our Veterans in the office. I hear her speak to clients about different aspects of the VA Disability process every day. As a result of our close proximity in the office, her conversations often...
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Simple Information Every Vietnam Vet Should Know About Neuropathy.

I will admit something to anyone who reads this blog right now: I don’t have all of the answers, and I don’t know everything. If you happen to know me personally, I suggest taking a moment to gather your newly...
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Agent Orange Ship List Updated

For Veterans who served during the Vietnam era, Agent Orange exposure is a harsh reality most have to deal with every day. Traditionally, Veterans had to have served in or be “Boots on Ground,” in Vietnam, Thailand, and Korea in...
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