28 May '12, 5pm

War disability claims at an all-time high according to this report:

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/05/ap-new-vets-set-record-war-disability-claims-052812/ New vets set record for war-disability claims By Marilynn Marchione - The Associated Press Posted : Monday May 28, 2012 13:07:09 EDT America’s newest veterans are filing for disability benefits at a historic rate, claiming to be the most medically and mentally troubled generation of former troops the nation has ever seen. A staggering 45 percent of the 1.6 million veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are now seeking compensation for injuries they say are service-related. That is more than double the 21 percent who filed such claims after some other relatively recent wars, top government officials told The Associated Press. What’s more, these new veterans are claiming eight to nine ailments on average, and the most recent ones over the last year are claiming 11 to 14. By...

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