I am sorry to hear you are having this problem with the VA, but I am afraid it is going to require you filing an appeal hearing with the VA and you will have to present medical testimony
relating your heat stroke and fall to your current condition. Whether or not the VA will approve this is based wholly on the strength of your medical reports from your doctor. If that connection is not made in your current medical reports, then you will need a doctor to examine you and the records and be able to state with a reasonable degree of medical certainty that the heat stroke and fall caused the condition you are now suffering.
You also need to consider using an attorney to handle your appeal, since most all of them that handle VA appeals do so for a small percentage of the benefits they obtain for you.
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