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Gulf War syndrome - Wikipedia


Gulf War syndrome (GWS), also known as Gulf War illnesses (GWI), is a chronic multisymptom disorder affecting returning military veterans and civilian workers ...

Gulf War Veterans' Medically Unexplained Illnesses - Public Health


Oct 21, 2016 ... VA refers to these illnesses as "chronic multisymptom illness" and "undiagnosed illnesses." We prefer not to use the term “Gulf War Syndrome” ...

Gulf War Syndrome | Overview, Symptoms & Possible Causes


May 4, 2016 ... Gulf War Syndrome afflicts many veterans and has much in common with chronic fatigue syndrome and multiple chemical sensitivities.

Gulf War Syndrome | Military.com


Persian Gulf War Veterans may have medical symptoms known as Gulf War Syndrome.

What is Gulf War Syndrome? - News Medical


Oct 12, 2015 ... This is a commonly used term which refers to the presence of several undiagnosed illnesses in veterans of the Gulf War of 1991. It includes a ...

For Soldiers With Gulf War Illness, a Clue to the Mystery in Their Cells


Mar 29, 2014 ... Once known as Gulf War Syndrome, Gulf War Illness is now a diagnosis recognized by the Veterans Administration. But it remains a perplexing ...

Proof Gulf War Illness Does Exist - Medical News Today


Jun 15, 2013 ... The majority of patients with Gulf War Illness experience post-exertional malaise, meaning their symptoms worsen considerably after physical ...

"Gulf War Syndrome" - Quackwatch


"Gulf War Syndrome". Stephen Barrett, M.D.. Ronald E. Gots, M.D.. Between August 1990 and June 1991, war in the Persian Gulf uprooted nearly 700,000 ...

Why hasn't the mystery of Gulf War Syndrome been solved? - BBC ...


Jan 19, 2016 ... The Royal British Legion is urging the UK government to fund more research into Gulf War Syndrome, a condition reported to have affected ...



Common war injuries like Gulf War Illness (GWI)/Chronic Multisymptom Illness ( CMI) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are difficult to diagnose.

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Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses - Public Health


May 3, 2016 ... Information about Gulf War Veterans' illnesses and related VA ... Medically Unexplained Illnesses (popularly called "Gulf War Syndrome") ...

Gulf War - Compensation


Oct 19, 2016 ... Gulf War. Veterans discharged under conditions other than ... There must be no other cause for your disability or illness than service in the ...

Disability Compensation for Gulf War Veterans | Nolo.com


When Gulf War vets have what is called a “qualifying chronic disability” ( explained below), their illness is presumed to be service connected. This makes it easier ...