Category: Sleep Apnea

Can I Be Rated for Asthma AND Sleep Apnea?

Can I Be Rated for Asthma AND Sleep Apnea? Can I Be Rated for Asthma and Sleep Apnea?

While sleep apnea and asthma often can be linked as respiratory disorders, their symptoms are different enough that many veterans wonder if they can receive separate VA disability ratings for each.  Links Between Asthma and Sleep Apnea Many studies have now shown that people who have asthma are more likely to develop obstructive sleep apnea. […]

Proving Service-Connection for Sleep Apnea

Proving Service-Connection for Sleep Apnea sleep apnea

At one point sleep apnea was the most prevalent service-connected respiratory disability for which claims were submitted to the VA. The rate was a staggering 22%. Concerningly, it is also one of the conditions most rejected by the VA, as the vast majority are regularly turned down. This is because sleep apnea is abnormally difficult […]

What causes Sleep Apnea in Veterans?

What causes Sleep Apnea in Veterans?

Are you in the process of proving your sleep apnea claim? Like many veterans face daily, there are quite a few steps that you must take to ensure your request gets reviewed and approved by the VA. Fortunately, you’ve come to the right page where VA Claims Insider will show you 3 Ways to Prove […]

Sleep Apnea Secondary Conditions: The Definitive Guide

Sleep Apnea Secondary Conditions: The Definitive Guide

Veterans, in this post I list more than 50 possible sleep apnea secondary conditions so veterans can win, service-connect, and rate your sleep apnea VA claim in less time. Many veterans attempt to service-connect sleep apnea as a primary disability condition and can’t seem to figure our “why” the VA keeps denying your sleep apnea […]