What was Interallied Federation of War Veterans Organisations?

Introduction FIDAC (French: Fédération Interalliée Des Anciens Combattants, English: The Interallied Federation of War Veterans Organisations) was established in Paris in November 1920, at the initiative of the veterans from World War I predominant pacifists, such as Hubert Aubert, director in UNC (National Combatants’ Union), France, and in particular Charles Bertrand, Secretary-General of UNC and… Read More

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Employment Background Check Options for Veterans Seeking Work in Australia

Introduction Serving in the military is one of the most outstanding services an individual can offer to their country. Veterans represent our country’s highest ideals, which is why we honour their service. However, transitioning from military to civilian work can be challenging for veterans for several reasons. One great strategy for veterans seeking work in… Read More

A Military Veteran’s Guide To Camp Lejeune Lawsuits

Introduction The US government knew about the presence of toxins in drinking water at Camp Lejeune Marine Corps Base Camp but failed to take action. As a result, more than a million people serving, working, and living in the area faced exposure to the risk of fatal diseases due to the negligence of the authorities.… Read More

Service-Related Cancer Treatment and Prevention

Introduction Although cancer is not the most common ailment a veteran may endure, the number of new cancer cases among veterans reported to the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) each year is jaw-dropping. Among Veterans, more than 50,000 cancer cases are reported to VA’s Central Cancer Registry each year and research has shown that… Read More

Can CBD Products be Used by Current and Veteran Military Personnel?

Introduction People use CBD products for a variety of reasons including constipation, high cholesterol, eczema, arthritis, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses. However, that has not stopped the growth of the CBD industry, reportedly reaching a global market value of $5.18 billion dollars in 2021. One should… Read More

How to Find the Right Veteran Rehab Programme for PTSD

Introduction Life in the military certainly isn’t easy. For soldiers who are actively deployed to conflict zones, death is an unfortunate and unavoidable reality. After returning home from military conflicts, soldiers may experience PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) – which can occur after a person has experienced trauma of some kind, and combat stress is a… Read More

What is National Veterans’ Day (Finland)?

Introduction National Veterans’ Day (Finnish: kansallinen veteraanipäivä, Swedish: nationella veterandagen) is a remembrance day for all the war veterans of Finland. It is celebrated each year on 27 April. Background According to the Moscow Armistice, Finland was obliged to demand all German troops to leave Finland by 15 September 1944, which was technically impossible. The… Read More