Blue water veterans who served on ships off the shore of vietnam that did not operate on the inland waterways of vietnam, or who did not set foot in vietnam.. Va assumes that certain diseases can be related to a veteran's qualifying military service. we call these "presumptive diseases." va has recognized certain cancers. Veterans exposed to agent orange. veterans who were exposed to agent orange or other herbicides during military service may be eligible for a variety of va benefits. Agent orange — or herbicide orange (ho) — is one of the herbicides and defoliants used by the u.s. military as part of its herbicidal warfare program, operation. The u.s. military sprayed millions of gallons of agent orange and other herbicides on trees and vegetation during the vietnam war. several decades later, concerns. Because of continuing uncertainty about the long term health effects of the sprayed herbicides on vietnam veterans, congress passed the agent orange act of 1991. the.
Because continuing uncertainty long term health effects sprayed herbicides vietnam veterans, congress passed agent orange act 1991. . Agent orange legacy advocating services, support rights children vietnam veterans exposed agent orange families.. Http://www.wksu.org/news/story/42382 study released va january confirmed previous findings vets exposed agent orange . Va' agent orange presumptions increase vietnam veteran' benefits twenty percent. Veterans agent orange: length presumptive period association exposure respiratory cancer.