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    Could a genetic disease affect my Med Board?

    I'm currently on a Med Board for mental health issues, but while that's happening I made an appointment with an ENT at the MTF. I believe I have a genetic blood vessel disorder, after getting an outside opinion. I was also told that it was hereditary. I was wondering if I am diagnosed by the...
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    Navy/USMC Med Board Help

    I'm Active Duty in the Marine Corps, and today I was informed by my psychiatrist that I was put onto a Med Board. We both mutually agreed upon it, as things have been getting worse and my mental health has significantly taken a tole on my performance. The PEB Admin called me yesterday also, and...
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    Possible DoD Ratings? Migraine, Back/Neck

    I am currently in the middle of the Med Board process. My diagnoses on my NARSUM are chronic migraines/headaches, Lordosis, Scoliosis, and Kyphosis (all with worsening curvature over the 7 years of service). I experience severe headaches nearly every day and migraines weekly which after many...
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    IDES-Decision Letter Questions

    February 2019- Diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis March 2019- Permanent LIMDU with "no functional limitations" for non-deployment due to prescribed immunosuppressant Humira May 2019- Med Board initiated, inducted into IDES August 6, 2019- First round of C&P exams, VA Status: "Claim Received"...
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    Bipolar Diagnosis Rating

    I have been diagnosed with Anxiety, OCD, and BP II. I just did my NARSUM two weeks ago and Mental Health submitted everything last Thursday. Anyone go through something similar? If so, could you share timeline/ratings you were given? Thanks in advance.
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    PDBR Should we try? Advice/help needed- At a loss

    Hello everyone, We are trying to decide if we should try the PDBR. All the info we have read can be overwhelming. Being completely honest we were young and didn’t know anything when my husband received his medical discharge and now we are seeing if we can get some better results. Backstory...
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    During my MEB/PEB I should hit specialist. But then my unit flagged me for ht/wt. Anyone know how to get a flag removed? Who to call? HELP PLEASE!

    Started my MEB/PEB process back in August. My new battery with a new 1SG(my plt got moved from old btry with a 1SG and CMDR who left me alone with this process around early oct.) was made aware I’m getting out, but did flag me for ht/wt failure in mid September. I understand this is allowed...
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    Residual side effects make me unable to meet physical fitness standards. How could this affect me?

    Hey everyone, I have been reading this forum for a while now and decided to post a question of my own. For the last year I have been with 15-20 migraines a month, and as of July have been on LIMDU. I have been told that if I am not better by January they will initiate a PEB. That part doesn't...
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    BCMR or DRB

    I’m trying to figure out which Board I should send my Documentation to. I Served in the Active Army from 14 Jun 1999 - 18 Jun 2014 but was involuntary separated due to exceeding my RCP, I also Served in the Army Reserves from 19 Jun 2014 - 23 Nov 2018. My psychiatrist from Active Duty refused...
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    Personal Impact Statement

    Hello Everyone, I have read on several threads about the members making a personal statement on there own behalf. With the info on how the injury happened and what treatment they received and how they feel. Is there anyone out there that have examples of these? I am having trouble writing out...
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    Personal Impact Statement

    Hello Everyone, I have read on several threads about the members making a personal statement on there own behalf. With the info on how the injury happened and what treatment they received and how they feel. Is there anyone out there that have examples of these? I am having trouble writing out my...
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    MEB intiated for Ulcerative Colitis, What are my chances of staying in?

    I've been in the Air Force for almost 6 years. I've had the UC for 4 years but I have never had a MEB until now. My doctor says there's a very low chance I'll get the boot since my UC is really mild and I don't have to take strong meds. However, I really want to hear from people who have...
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    Ulcerative Colitis

    Hey there! So I have been diagnosed with Ulcerative Pancolitis. I am on Remicade and immunosuppressants. I have just completed my 3rd infusion but now the docs are telling me I am most likely going to be Medboarded. I am Active Duty Army with 6 year TIS. Does anyone have any experience with this?
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    PEBLO not doing his job

    Good evening, I posted here a while ago about possibly being placed on a med board from a service academy. I got placed on the board finally (I think). I got placed on administrative leave without pay and placed through the IDES system because of prior service. The Naval Academy was quick to...
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    Admin Sep for mental health?

    Greetings all, I’m being recommended for a 2nd Limdu for MDD. I’ve been on a list of medications, have not missed an appointment and do everything as required. My psychiatrist changed my diagnosis to adjustment disorder a couple months ago and it seems my therapist and psychiatrist are in...
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    Med board and surgery

    My husband has just started the process for the med board. He did not meet the PEBLO yet but he received the Memorandum that explains several policies. He had a surgery scheduled for yesterday and it was approved by his medical provider for the varicocele. Today a person from PEBLO called to...
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    MED while pending disciplinary issues

    Hello everyone, I was just told by my mental health provider that she is recommending a med board for me. I have a severe PTSD, chronic MDD, and AUD diagnosis. I was the victim of an MST from an instructor at my training command. I went AWOL because I no longer felt safe at my command and...
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    Army reserve PEB process for PTSD and the DA 7574-1: INCAPACITATION / FITNESS FOR DUTY

    First, please advise if there is a better forum to post this in, I know there are a ton of different ones here. I am 30% for PTSD, although that is currently being reevaluated for an increase and I expect to be 50%, or 70%. My symptoms include suicidal ideation (active, and passive) and daily...
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    Army Reserve Medical Board, unfit for duty process, DA 7574-1 usefulness, requesting assistance in understanding options

    First, please advise if there is a better forum to post this in, I know there are a ton of different ones here. I am 30% for PTSD, although that is currently being reevaluated for an increase and I expect to be 50%, or 70%. My symptoms include suicidal ideation (active, and passive) and daily...
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    IDES - AF Timeline & VA C&P Exams

    Hi All, I was found unfit (didn't fight the IRILO and chose IDES) and my VA claim was filed on 15 JAN 19. My PEBLO estimated I would be out by end of April but there's no way that's going to happen at this point and I have a job in Dallas with a 1 JUN start date. I've been pretty patience up...
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