Veterans’ health

An Alaska Native Veteran’s vest at the Alaska Federation of Natives convention in October 2018. (Photo: Zachariah Hughes – Alaska Public Media)

13% of adults in Alaska have served in the military or other uniformed services, making Alaska the state with the highest proportion of residents who are veterans. What are the health needs of Alaska’s veterans?  What services are provided by the Veterans’ Administration? Line One co-host Dr. Jay Butler discusses these questions with a panel of guests on the next Line One- Your Health Connection.

HOST: Jay Butler, MD
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LIVE BROADCAST: Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. AKDT
REPEAT BROADCAST: Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. AKDT

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