Veterans Health Care August 11, 2022

VA health care news you can use

There’s a lot going on in VA health care. Here are some of our latest stories about Veterans and for Veterans. Find out how to apply for VA health care benefits.

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VA can help Veterans manage their drinking

If drinking alcohol is affecting your life or the life of a Veteran you care about, know that VA has proven treatments that can help. 

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Houston doctors implant Amulet to prevent stroke

Doctors at the Houston VA implanted the first amulet device aimed at preventing strokes in Veteran patients. “This is a major step forward in the care of our Veterans with high risk of stroke and bleeding," said Dr. Irakli Giorgberidze.

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Caregiver peer support group goes virtual

"One would share an experience that was deep and impactful, and another caregiver would say, ‘I’m really glad you said that. That really helped me.’”

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Tai Chi for Whole Health

Tai Chi warm-ups enhance relaxation, calm and focus the mind, relieve pain, and improve sleep, posture, strength, flexibility and balance.

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