- Veterans Affairs Canada Learning Resources for your School Library. // School Libraries in Canada (17108535);2011, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p19
The article previews several learning resources provide by Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) including the newspapers "Tales of Animals in War," "The Canada Remembers Times," and "Postcards for Peace."
- War Amps, Veterans Affairs Canada Announce Collaborative Partnership. // O&P Business News;Jan2016, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p38
The article reports on the formation of a collaborative partnership between Canadian nonprofit The War Amps and Veterans Affairs Canada, announced at the Annual Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research Forum in Quebec City.
- Sixty Years of Veterans Affairs. Neary, Peter // Beaver;Oct/Nov2004, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p11
Traces the history of the Canadian Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA). Creation of a Department of Soldiers' Re-establishment in 1918; Issuance of the Post-Discharge Re-establishment Order on October 12, 1941 by a cabinet committee on demobilization; Purpose of creating the DVA in 1944.
- Agent Orange. Predeoux, Alethea // PN;Jun2010, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p22
The article focuses on the claims of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) on the occurrence of diabetes, prostate cancer and peripheral neuropathy due to the exposure of Agent Orange, a mixture of herbicides which served as cover for the enemy in the U.S. military. It mentions that Agent...
- Thirst for justice. Colley, Claire // New Internationalist;Nov2010, Issue 437, p54
The article discusses the health effects of Agent Orange on Vietnamese people exposed to the herbicide during the Vietnam War. The author notes that the U.S. Agent Orange Act compensates American veterans, but the U.S. government will not cover health costs for Vietnamese victims....
- A HARD WAY TO DIE. Longman, Phillip // Washington Monthly;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 42 Issue 1/2, pA12
The article discusses the fate of Vietnam War veterans with Agent Orange-related diseases without the U.S. Veterans Affairs (VA) health care. While Agent Orange Law provided additional relief by adding more diseases and providing continuing research, the slow proof taking time to build up more...
- Are You a Vietnam Veteran? Help Us Investigate the Impact of Agent Orange. Ornstein, Charles // Pro Publica;Jun2015, p1
The article offers survey to the Vietnam veteran and their family members in order to understand the health consequences of direct exposure to Agent Orange on the veterans and their children.
- Agent Orange: Management of Patients Exposed in Vietnam. Beaulieu, Anne; Fessele, Kristen // Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing;May/Jun2003, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p320
Since the Vietnam War ended in 1975, numerous studies have been conducted to determine if an association exists between Agent Orange exposure and certain disabling conditions, specifically cancer. Although a definite causal relationship has not yet been established, sufficient data associate...
- No association between Agent Orange exposure and monoclonal gammopathies. Parikh, Jignesh; Pearlman, Eugene // Annals of Hematology;Aug2012, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1315
The article discuses Agent Orange, a herbicide defoliant composed of a mixture of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid and 2,4,5 tricholorophenoxyacetic acid and explores the correlation of agent orange exposure with monoclonal gammopathies in the U.S. army veterans of the Vietnam era. It informs that...