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2009-10-16 10:04:00

Gould Addresses Senior Pentagon Leadership WASHINGTON, Oct.

2009-10-14 09:47:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki delivered his "State of VA" testimony to Congress. Here is Secretary Shinseki's written statement. THE HONORABLE ERIC K.

2009-10-13 07:40:00

Parkinson's Disease, Two Other Illnesses Recognized WASHINGTON, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Relying on an independent study by the Institute of Medicine (IOM), Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K.

2009-10-06 09:33:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Oct. 5, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Chief of Staff John Gingrich celebrated Veteran-artists at the opening banquet of the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in San Antonio, Texas.

2009-09-23 10:47:00

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two researchers for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Palo Alto, Calif., were recognized with the Olin Teague Award for their research in vision issues that led to improved eye and vision injury examination techniques for Veterans. "VA has identified these techniques as 'best practices' and now requires eye exams for all patients with traumatic brain injury at VA polytrauma centers," said VA Chief of Staff John Gingrich at the awards...

2009-09-22 13:23:00

One of Nation's Best for Workers Over 50 WASHINGTON, Sept.

2009-09-21 14:00:00

Projects Target Medical Center Upgrades, Energy Efficiency WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K.

2009-09-17 17:19:00


2009-09-17 15:57:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K.

2009-09-17 07:00:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- While pharmacy customers with prescription drug coverage are more satisfied with their pharmacy experience, customers with public-private(1) plans are just as satisfied as those with wholly private insurance, according to the J.D.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.