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Gulf War Illness (Gulf War Syndrome) Resources of Note

Approximate area and major clashes in which DU...

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Gulf War syndrome

Image via WikipediaGulf War Illness (Gulf War Syndrome) Resources of Note

Gulf War Illness (Gulf War Syndrome) Resources of Note

A few good relatively comprehensive Web sites

The VA recognizes certain infectious diseases as related to military service in Southwest Asia during the first Gulf War starting August 2, 1990, through the conflict in Iraq and on or after September 19, 2001, in Afghanistan.
Regions of the brain affected by PTSD and stress.

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Some examples
Some links at this Web page

Military and Veterans Health Care(Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation)
Military Mental Health(American Psychiatric Association)
Resources for Returning Veterans and Their Families(Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)


Medical Librarian Karen Estrada is the publisher. Mrs. Estrada serves clinical medical professionals state-side and abroad (military & civilian), members of the military, veterans, military families, military medicine/health researchers, and organizations (mil/vet) located all over the globe including ‘in theater’ (Afghanistan, Iraq and Kuwait).”

A few more Web sites


February 8, 2011 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | 1 Comment


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