February 2014

VA Study: Vitamin E 'Significantly' Slows Alzheimer's Disease Functional Decline

VA Study: Vitamin E ‘Significantly’ Slows Alzheimer’s Disease Functional Decline

By Brenda L. Mooney MINNEAPOLIS — Could a vitamin found on drugstore shelves be effective in slowing cognitive decline for patients with Alzheimer’s disease? New VA research found that a daily dose of 2,000 IUs of vitamin E slowed functional… Read More

Amputee Oversees Prosthetics at San Diego VA, Works to Improve System

Amputee Oversees Prosthetics at San Diego VA, Works to Improve System

  By Steve Lewis SAN DIEGO, CA — Tristan Wyatt, an Army veteran whose combat wounds led to the loss of a leg, openly admits he has a “personal stake” in his position as chief of Prosthetic and Sensory Aids… Read More