Diabetes Now Tops Vietnam Vets' Claims

By MIKE BAKER 2010-08-30T21:14:51Z RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- By his own reckoning, a Navy electrician spent just eight hours in Vietnam, during a layover on his flight back to the U.S. in 1966. He bought some cigarettes and snapped a few photos....

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  • Diabetes now tops Vietnam vets' claims
    RALEIGH, N.C. -- By his own reckoning, a Navy electrician spent just eight hours in Vietnam, during a layover on his flight back to the United States in 1966. He bought some cigarettes and snapped a few photos. The jaunt didn't make for much of a war story ...
    08/30/2010 - 1:01 pm | View Link
  • Diabetes tops Vietnam vets' health claims
    Diabetes tops Vietnam vets' health claims - RALEIGH N.C. - By his own reckoning a Navy electrician spent just eight hours in Vietnam during a layover on his flight back to the U.S. in 1966. He bought some cigarettes and snapped a few photos.
    08/30/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Diabetes now tops Vietnam vets' claims -- other diseases may now be connected to Agent Orange
    Because of worries about Agent Orange, about 270,000 Vietnam veterans -- more than one-quarter of the 1 million receiving disability checks -- are getting compensation for diabetes, according to Department of Veterans Affairs records obtained by The ...
    08/30/2010 - 6:40 am | View Link
  • Diabetes now tops Vietnam vets’ claims
    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — By his own reckoning, a Navy electrician spent just eight hours in Vietnam, during a layover on his flight back to the U.S. in 1966. He bought some cigarettes and snapped a few photos. The jaunt didn’t make for much of a war story ...
    08/30/2010 - 2:30 am | View Link
  • Diabetes now tops Vietnam vets' health claims
    The jaunt didn't make for much of a war story, and there is no record it ever happened. But the man successfully argued that he may have been exposed to Agent Orange during his stopover and that it might have caused his diabetes — even though decades of ...
    08/29/2010 - 3:36 pm | View Link
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