Category: Veteran’s health

Jet Fuel Danger

F-111

RAAF personnel who worked with jet fuel suffered damage to cells with unknown long-term consequences, groundbreaking research says By the National Reporting Team’s Dan Oakes Photo: The research reveals Defence personnel who worked with jet fuel could suffer unknown long-term consequences to their health. (ADF) Related Story: F-111 compensation scheme extended Related Story: Department criticised …

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Message for Veterans

Unprecedented attack on disabled veterans pensions continues Presidents, Committee Members, Members and Friends, Your responses to our recent e-mail *Several respondents reprimanded us. They said we were too lenient on the Coalition government. They pointed out that the three nasty bills we warned about are just the start. Other Coalition government attacks, they pointed out, …

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Strengthening access to mental health

Tuesday, 1 July 2014                                                            VA041   STRENGTHENING ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT FOR FORMER ADF MEMBERS AND FAMILIES Today the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson, announced three major initiatives which expand existing mental health services for veterans and their families.   From today, …

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Gold Card Specialist fees

From: blueryan@iinet.net.au To: blueryan@iinet.net.au Subject: Gold Card Specialist Fees Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2013 07:49:34 +0800 Hi Guys, In recent times there has been some reports of Specialists not accepting the Gold Card, in the past the TPI Federation has had an input into addressing this issue by providing information to DVA and Government. We …

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Health tip

Health drink

Heart attacks can be prevented. We all know that. But not many of us know about this useful tip. A mate of mine was scheduled to have a by-pass operation and a booking was made for a year after he was diagnosed (thanks to our wonderful government for such fast service). Then he heard about …

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