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2014-08-30 23:01:45

After offering hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatments to people around the country for the past several years, Dr. Roy Schmidt and the staff at the Tennessee Hyperbaric Center have announced a scholarship program for veterans who have been diagnosed with PTSD. Jackson, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 After offering hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatments to people around the country for the past several years, Dr. Roy Schmidt and the staff at the Tennessee Hyperbaric Center have announced a...

2014-08-29 23:08:03

The VA's new version of the GI Bill Comparison Tool makes it easier for veterans and their family members to estimate their GI Bill benefits and learn more on approved colleges and universities. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 The Disabled Veterans National Foundation, a nonprofit veterans service organization that provides critically needed support to disabled and at-risk veterans who leave the military wounded—physically or psychologically—after defending our safety and our freedom, is...

2014-08-27 23:02:22

Military personnel and their spouses will have the opportunity to learn about online career training and special military tuition assistance programs available through World Education.net and its partner OU Outreach at the upcoming Oklahoma City All Veterans Career Fair. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 World Education.net is pleased to announce that it will be among the exhibitors at the upcoming Oklahoma City All Veterans Job Fair. The event is a joint production of the DAV and RecruitMilitary,...

2014-08-25 08:28:04

SAN PEDRO, Calif., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For months now, patients and advocates (including Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (Ret.)) have been entreating former Secretary Shinseki and Under Secretary Petzel to simply notify patients and doctors within the vast VA network of the world-class treatment available to veterans suffering from mesothelioma as a result of service-related asbestos exposure. About a year ago, the VA Medical Center in West Los Angeles, California...

2014-08-25 08:27:05

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help veterans and their families navigate all of their health care options, the national non-profit Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) has developed the Veterans Health Coverage Guide that explains the types of insurance available and how they interact with each other. Recent changes in healthcare legislation means more health care coverage options for veterans and their families....

2014-08-24 12:20:26

All veterans encouraged to attend CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion will conduct a town hall meeting here on Aug. 25 for veterans to discuss the quality of health care they are receiving from Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities in the region. Veterans and family members in the area receive medical care from the W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, N.C., and a VA community-based outpatient clinic (CBOC) here. The town...

2014-08-20 12:27:43

New Radio Station a Platform for Organization and Supporters to Express Appreciation for Veterans, Their Families and the Military Community ELLSWORTH and COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wreaths Across America (WAA), a nonprofit organization best known for its annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and more than 900 other locations nationwide -- with a mission to Remember, Honor and Teach about the service and sacrifices of our...

2014-08-19 23:08:52

Partnership to Advance Veteran Employment in the Private and Public Sector Washington DC (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Easter Seals Dixon Center and the Institute for Veterans and Military at Syracuse University (IVMF) are collaborating to advance veterans employment in the private and public sector. The new partnership, announced today, is anticipated to reach more than 5,000 veterans and their families over the next 12 months. Through the partnership, Easter Seals Dixon Center will provide...

2014-08-19 16:27:11

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAP Worldwide Services, Inc. has been recognized by U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) on their lists of Top Veteran-Friendly Companies and Top Supplier Diversity Programs as part of their 2014 "Best of the Best" evaluation. "As a longstanding provider of government services, IAP has a strong track record of hiring employees with military backgrounds," said Human Resources Vice President Barbara Jerich. "The skills and experiences...

2014-08-18 23:05:19

Continental East Development recently recognized, the all-volunteer Riverside National Cemetery Memorial Honor Detail at a tribute in Moreno Valley, CA, for its service to the community. The group has provided honors to tens of thousands of deceased veterans at the cemetery since the detail was founded 18 years ago Moreno Valley, CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 With over 150 veterans and local community members and political leaders on hand, the Riverside National Cemetery Memorial Honor...


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'