Posts tagged with ‘Gulf War illness’

  • VA makes Gulf War disabilities updates to manual

    By on December 8, 2015

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has made a series of changes in definitions and terminology related to Gulf...

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    September 24 Veterans News

    By on September 24, 2015

    VA study: Black patients fare better than white patients with same health care (Los Angeles Times) On most health...

  • VA seeks Gulf War Veterans Illnesses committee nominations

    By on September 9, 2015

    The controversial Research Advisory Committee (RAC) on Gulf War Veterans Illnesses is searching for new members, in a request...

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    Veterans news update for April 28

    By on April 28, 2015

    U.S. nerve gas hit our own troops during Gulf War (Newsweek) During and immediately after the first Gulf War,...

  • Veterans GOOD NEWS for April 14

    By on April 14, 2015

    How veterans are working to keep Chicago’s children safe (Christian Science Monitor) For school children, some Chicago streets can...

  • Veterans GOOD NEWS for April 6

    By on April 6, 2015

    Researchers to explore ‘light therapy’ as treatment for Gulf War veterans (EurekAlert) Following up on promising results from pilot...

  • Army apologizes to vets affected by chemical weapons in Iraq

    By on March 26, 2015

    Update: The Army is reaching out to unit members regarding potential exposure. Soldiers who served in Iraq with the...

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    Veterans news update for Jan. 26

    By on January 26, 2015

    Veterans study links PB pills, genetic variations to Gulf War illness (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review) A government-issued pill intended to protect...

  • Veterans GOODNEWS for Dec. 4

    By on December 4, 2014

    A pill for Gulf War Syndrome? (San Diego Union-Tribune) More than 20 years after Operation Desert Storm, at least...

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    Veterans news update for Dec. 3

    By on December 3, 2014

    Gulf War illness researchers wary about new approach (Arizona Republic) Former and current members of a national committee that...