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Veterans Can Now Schedule Appointments

Veterans at more than 100 VA Medical Centers (VAMCs) across the country are now able to request or schedule certain types of appointments online through My HealtheVet.

Diabetics May Also Face a Low Blood Sugar Challenge

When money is tight, people sometimes cannot afford nutritious, healthy food. For people with diabetes, these times can be even more difficult. A lack of nutritious food can cause their blood sugar levels to become unsafe. If you are a Veteran with diabetes, it is important to discuss with your doctor and your health care team how best to manage your diet and keep your blood sugar from dropping.

Bird's Eye View of Your Wellness and Your Health Risks

When money is tight, people sometimes cannot afford nutritious, healthy food. For people with diabetes, these times can be even more difficult. A lack of nutritious food can cause their blood sugar levels to become unsafe. If you are a Veteran with diabetes, it is important to discuss with your doctor and your health care team how best to manage your diet and keep your blood sugar from dropping.

Spread Only Good Cheer: Get Your Flu Vaccination

As we get ready for the holidays, you'll be surrounded by family and friends. It's a good time to get a flu vaccination. Flu season arrives with the cold weather - and the holidays! You can become infected by the flu when you inhale germs directly. You can also become infected when you touch a surface on which the droplets containing germs have landed and then transfer the germs to your eyes, nose, or mouth.