|California Gulf War veteran deals with PTSD|
Rhoads receives full military disability on a claim that recognizes the mysterious illnesses she suffers that are associated with Persian Gulf War syndrome. She became the face of the war this year in Sen. John McCain's latest book, “13 Soldiers: A ...
Observer-Reporter - Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:56
|'I look forward to dying:' US veteran fights Gulf War syndrome|
The 54-year-old suffers from what is commonly known as Gulf War syndrome (GWS) or Gulf War Illness (GWI), a cocktail of ailments. Its multiple symptoms are both physical and psychological - chronic fatigue, insomnia, neurological problems, and extreme ...
Al-Arabiya - Sun, 16 Aug 2015 11:32
|U.S. Pays for Scientology Experiment on Sick Veterans|
29 is a veteran of the first Gulf War and a subject in a government-funded study aimed at treating the nebulous cluster of symptoms known as Gulf War Syndrome. Wearing gym shorts and a wide grin, he rakes a hand towel up and down his soaked upper body ...
Daily Beast - Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:02
|Scientology Detox Program Being Tested by U.S. Gov't on Gulf War Veterans|
The study, funded by the U.S. government's Department of Defense, is being conducted on Gulf War veterans in an effort to determine whether the touted benefits of the program will aid in recovery from the symptoms and effects related to Gulf War Syndrome.
World Religion News - Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:50
|About 40 Gulf War vets gather in Halifax to reconnect, remember|
For Davis, veterans of the Gulf War need more support than they've been given. “We're forgotten now. Our generation has our own problems. The U.S. and Britain have recognized Persian Gulf War syndrome, but Canada hasn't. “Every war is different, and ...
TheChronicleHerald.ca - Mon, 17 Aug 2015 02:22
|Kadner: Property tax break for veterans causing some confusion|
"My son (who is 43) has also been diagnosed with a rare disease, Usher's Syndrome, which the doctor told me was related to Agent Orange," she said. "He is going blind. And it's something all my children will have to ... The Department of Veterans ...
Chicago Tribune - Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:47
|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
|How Vets May Suffer From McCain's Latest Captivity|
How about Gulf War Syndrome, or the constellation of respiratory, gastro-intestinal, skin, and cardiovascular problems due to exposure to fumes from the burn pits of Iraq and Afghanistan? Although the VHA is trying to play catch up with female veterans ...
CounterPunch - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:41