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Old 13 January 2017, 13:03
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VA’s Rule Establishes a Presumption of Service Connection for Diseases Associated with Exposure to Contaminants in the Water Supply at Camp Lejeune

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WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has published regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, N.C.

The presumption of service connection applies to active duty, reserve and National Guard members who served at Camp Lejeune for a minimum of 30 days (cumulative) between August 1, 1953 and December 31, 1987, and are diagnosed with any of the following conditions:

• adult leukemia

• aplastic anemia and other myelodysplastic syndromes

• bladder cancer

• kidney cancer

• liver cancer

• multiple myeloma

• non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

• Parkinson’s disease


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Old 13 January 2017, 21:00
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They're also looking at potential contamination at Parris Island and MCAS Beaufort. Clusterfuck is an understatement!

http://www.lmtonline.com/news/articl...s-10852871.php
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Latest Update From the VA

Final from the VA today.

http://americaflashnews.com/va-final...-camp-lejeune/
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It's about time!
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Wasn't the abnormally large cluster of male breast cancer victims the straw that brought the situation to national attention, yet it isn't a presumptive condition?
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Old 15 March 2017, 15:57
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VA’s rule establishes presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in water supply at Camp Lejeune


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