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    Migraine Ratings

    So I’m a little confused . I’ve been seeing a neurologist for Migraines for 2 years and on a permanent profile and adjusted work schedule because of them . I miss work once a week because of them . It’s documented in my commanders statement as well as medical records . I just received my Narsum...
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    Any guidance would be appreciated

    Hello all, Like many I'm sure, an effort to find as much info as I can the Google brick road has led me here. 15+yrs service ( Army AD & Army NG) referred to the IDES/MEB process for UC. I was granted a CENTCOM waiver and deployed in Feb2020, just 50 days before re-deployment I had a minor...
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    I am lost in the sauce - Timeline? Help? Something... PEBLO...

    Hey y'all. I am a prior service guy (10THMTN 2012-2015) who came back to Active Duty in late 2019 which in hindsight was against my better judgement. During training this past summer in Hell Paso, I suffered a form of a heat stroke and was not MEDEVAC'd for 2+ hours, while seizing, vomiting...
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    Lessons Learned / Resources

    I wanted to provide some lessons learned and resources to those going through the IDES process to either make their transition a bit easier or facilitate resolutions to some common issues that arise during the process. 1) Career Readiness: If you don’t know what Operation Warfighter is, you...
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    MEB As a Traditional Reservist

    Hello, I am currently an Air Force Reservist. I’ve been on MEDCON orders since Oct 2020 for a third ACL surgery. I’m currently going to physical therapy but it’s been over a year since post-surgery (Feb 2020 was the last surgery) and don’t foresee myself being able to continue doing the run...
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    Knee Ratings/Potential Reconsideration

    Friends, I am in the MEB process and have just received my proposed rating. Of course, my QTC exam is very inaccurate. 10 of 12 pages have errors. The VA rated me at 10% for each knee. I do feel that this is very "under-rated" (I have severe arthritis in both knees, and have had 6 surgeries to...
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    MEB While TR

    Hello, I am currently an Air Force Reservist. I’ve been on MEDCON orders since Oct 2020 for a third ACL surgery. I’m currently going to physical therapy but it’s been over a year since post-surgery (Feb 2020 was the last surgery) and don’t foresee myself being able to continue doing the run...
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    MEB on the horizon LONG Story, need help please

    Hello all, Ill give y'all the rundown on my situation, and if y'all could provide me with any info it would be greatly appreciated. I'm getting very anxious and its becoming too much to deal with so I just needed to get this out there..... I'm sorry for how long this post is about to be. I've...
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    (USMC) 3rd Period of LIMDU for same injury. MO doesn't want to put me on a MEB.

    Good morning Ladies and Gents, I come seeking guidance. Background: I'm an Infantry Sgt with almost 8 years TIS. In 2017-2018 I was on two periods of LIMDU for low back pain (degenerative L5-S1 disc) and hip pain (labral tear). While on LIMDU I had a hip arthroscopy to repair the labral tear...
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    3rd Period of LIMDU for same injury. MO doesn't want to put me on a MEB.

    Good morning Ladies and Gents, I come seeking guidance. Background: I'm an Infantry Sgt with almost 8 years TIS. In 2017-2018 I was on two periods of LIMDU for low back pain (degenerative L5-S1 disc) and hip pain (labral tear). While on LIMDU I had a hip arthroscopy to repair the labral tear...
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    IDES Process Timeline

    I started my MEB officially on AUG 30, 2020. At first everything was moving along somewhat smoothly. After about 3 months of waiting for the VA to schedule my appointments (calling, emailing and leaving voicemails to my PEBLO at least once a week) I luckily met a 1SG who told me to call QTC...
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    Periodic Examination after 4.5 years on TDRL Questions

    Hello, I was medically retired (TDRL) July 2016 from the Army after completing IDES and boards. The Army and VA rated my qualifying "unstable" condition at 70% for "major depressive disorder with anxiety disorder" (MEB Dx 1 & 2) (Army) / postraumatic stress disorder with major depressive...
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    Meb for one condition however multiple other serious conditions

    What determines fit or unfit for duty? I have been referred a meb for back pain. However I have other serious psychological issues and other problems. I have included everything in va claim, wondering if peb looks only for boarded condition or every thing included in the claims? thank you
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    Looking for advice

    Funny, usually as a commander, others come to me for advice, but here we go. Dual Status Guard Technician with 28 years of military service (Army/Air), 16 years federal civilian service, 7 years TAFMS (4200-ish points) already rated at 100% VA total and permanent since 2015 with over 16...
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    IDES/VA Attorney options

    Hello PEB forum, I am new to the forum and would like to reach out for some help from the group. I am trying to find a IDES/VA attorney as I do not wish to use the counsel provided by the MED board office at the naval hospital for lack of confidence in the process and incentive for them. I...
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    Timeline from diagnosis to MEB start date

    Good Day, I’ve seen many ppl post the timeline once the MEB has started, but I’m curious of the timeline from diagnosis of an MEBable condition to the provider starting the process.
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    need some advice pls about a possible meb

    ok so i had ulcerative colitis at 17 yo and joined at 19 i told my recruiter but the recruiter never wrote anything down so the army has no clue i had this prior before enlisting. i have flares ups now and am seeking help and they found out what i have and want to get me a meb. will the army...
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    Paralyzed diaphragm (left side)

    Anyone know percentages for a left paralyzed diaphragm?
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    FT Bliss COVID timeline

    Hello all. Figured I’d post my current timeline in hopes to help someone out to kinda estimate their timeline like I’ve been doing with others. Current AD stationed at Ft Bliss. This timeline might be a little different than most because I was in MAR2 about 2 years ago and was able to fight the...
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    Should I write a Personal Statement Letter if the DES Attorney wants me too?

    I'm Active Duty Marines, on a Med Board for Mental Health Conditions. I didn't want to write a personal statement letter in fear of it somehow backfiring, but the Disability Evaluation System (DES) Attorney really wants me to. She sent me a template for guidance and wants to go over it with me...
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