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Publications & Reports on Military Exposures

VA has developed newsletters, reports, and other publications for Veterans, the public and health care providers on the following topics:

Environmental Exposures Programs and Services

Environmental Health Registry Programs for Veterans

Environmental Exposures Programs & Services brochure (226 KB, PDF)
Overview of programs and services available for Veterans who may have been exposed to certain environmental hazards during their military service, including Agent Orange, Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pits, Depleted Uranium, Gulf War, Ionizing Radiation, and Toxic Embedded Fragments.


Agent Orange

Cover of Agent Orange Review 2019

View Agent Orange publications, including newsletters, posters, and reports.

Newsletter: Agent Orange Newsletter 2019


Military Exposures and Your Health

Cover of Military Exposures and Your Health 2019 - Issue #1

View Military Exposures and Your Health newsletter. This newsletter replaces the Gulf War Newsletter and Post-9/11 Vet Newsletter and is for Veterans who served from 1990 to the present and their families.

Newsletter: Military Exposures and Your Health Newsletter 2019 - Issue #1


Gulf War

View Gulf War publications, including newsletters, posters, and reports.

Newsletter: Gulf War Newsletter 2019


Operations Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom/New Dawn

Cover of Post-9/11 Vet newsletter, 2018

View OEF/OIF/OND exposures publications, including newsletters, posters, and clinical guides.

Newsletter: Post-9/11 Vet 2018


Airborne Hazards and Burn Pits

Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry Fact Sheet cover

Airborne Hazards & Open Burn Pit Registry Fact Sheet (403 KB, PDF)

Clinician's Guide to Airborne Hazards (780 KB, PDF)

10 Things to Know About Burn Pits (327 MB, PDF)



Ionizing Radiation Review cover page

View radiation publications, including newsletters, brochures, and a clinical guide.

Newsletter: Ionizing Radiation Review March 2012


Depleted Uranium

Depleted Uranium Factsheet Cover

View publications on depleted uranium and the Depleted Uranium Follow-Up Program.


Project 112/Project SHAD

U.S. warship aircraft carrier

View Project 112/Project SHAD publications, including fact sheets and a clinical guide.


Guides for Clinicians

These guides help health care providers care for Veterans with military exposure concerns, malaria, and mild traumatic brain injury.

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Environmental health coordinators directory
Four ways to find military exposures


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