New service center for veterans opens in Nashville

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A new service center for veterans opened in Nashville on Friday morning.

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Over 10,000 U.S. veterans test positive for COVID-19, 172 in Tennessee & Kentucky

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VA defends use of unproven drug on veterans for coronavirus

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie on Wednesday defended the use of an unproven drug on veterans for the coronavirus, insisting they were never used as “test subjects” but given the treatment only when medically appropriate. In a letter and call with major veterans organizations, Wilkie said the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine was being administered in government-run VA hospitals to virus-stricken patients only in conjunction with a physician’s advice.

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