|Woman's Tale of Army Reserve Service Told in Sen. McCain's Book|
Treated for numerous illnesses, she was one of the first soldiers to be awarded a full disability pension for suffering from Gulf War syndrome. "I still have PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder), nightmares, survivors' guilt," she said. She was unable ...
Military.com - Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:11
|Bhava Ram Leads Class at Hotel del Coronado to Raise Awareness About ...|
Yogis from around the county assembled to celebrate and honor veterans by holding a class and testifying to the ancient practice's power to alleviate the anxiety and depression many former aviators, sailors and soldiers suffer, a syndrome called post ...
eCoronado.com (blog) - Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:15
|Cannabis guru hopes to start medical clinics|
Jon Marsh, a self-styled cannabis consultant, said he started treating himself with marijuana after contracting Gulf War syndrome while serving as a U.S. Marine in the first Gulf War. By the time voters created medical marijuana programs in Washington ...
Daily Astorian - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:45
|Can Marijuana Cure PTSD? Many Veterans Say Yes|
Agent Orange, Gulf War syndrome, throughout all of those issues, doctors at the VA were our partner. This was the one issue where doctors were not able to talk with their patients about it." In some cases, veterans say their VA physicians wouldn't just ...
AlterNet - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:41
|When Bush went to war|
What the president was doing in the Persian Gulf was earning him strong public backing, and that support was putting pressure on the Democrats to work harder in search of a solution to the budget problem and the budget deficit. ... No more post-Vietnam ...
Boston Globe - Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:09
|MERS Virus Migrates to One More Country. What Will Contain It?|
The virus is called MERS, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus, and this morning Thai officials revealed that it has landed there via a medical tourist from the Persian Gulf state of Oman, who arrived in Bangkok to be treated for a heart condition.
National Geographic - Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:46
|MERS Fears as Korean Firms' Mideast Staff Head Home|
The Chosun Ilbo - Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:52
|Study links genetics, anti nerve-agent pills to Gulf War illness|
Baylor University Institute of Biomedical Studies researcher Lea Steele and others examined the genetic profile of 304 Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm veterans, including 144 former troops who had Gulf War illness symptoms and 160 who did not.
Military Times - Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:41
|Tar Heel of the Week: Lawyer Kirk Warner fighting for veterans|
After the fall of Baghdad in 2003, Warner was part of a team of army lawyers who scoped out prison buildings, flew onto ships to prosecute Persian Gulf pirates, and helped reunite families with bodies, or body parts with corpses. Even in his position ...
News & Observer - Sat, 06 Jun 2015 15:04