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Veterans Administration making changes as more women come into its health care centers
San Bernardino Sun - Jim Steinberg

Christina Phan still carries the three pieces of shrapnel from a mortar round that went off near her Army office at Camp Victory in Baghdad. Because of those service-related injuries, Phan, 24, a Corona resident, is entitled to lifetime medical privileges from the Veterans Administration. Now with a 3-year-old daughter, Phan has been surprised the VA can deal with her women’s health issues and will cover medical costs when she has another child.