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Military will screen troops for illnesses

...might point to a new wave of gulf war illnesses. It's part of an Army-wide...estimated 100,000 veterans with gulf war illnesses have been reported since that...Institute of Medicine committee on gulf war illness who is now the editor of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/26/met_373671.shtml
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'Chronicle' wins state AP awards

An Augusta Chronicle report on gulf war illnesses was named Story of the Year on Saturday at an Atlanta banquet recognizing the winners of the 2002 Georgia Associated Press Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/04/met_371666.shtml
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Relatives of gulf war veterans fight same battle against illness

...but who say they suffer from gulf war illnesses. Several 1148th reservists...members could have contracted gulf war illnesses, according to a spokesman...heart. A lot of theories about gulf war illnesses can't explain how veterans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/18/met_353209.shtml
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Sick veterans try but fail to receive compensation

...of the other things just don't have that collection of things that can be quantified." How the VA categorizes gulf war illnesses doesn't just leave the veterans uncompensated. While Carolyn Dixon's husband, Aaron, was hauling fuel for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/17/met_353028.shtml
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Ailing vets point to forced vaccinations

...who gets immunizations in the field. The lack of reliable records has thwarted any chance of accurately linking gulf war illnesses to the anthrax vaccine, Dr. O'Donnell said. However, studies based on questionaires that ask about symptoms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/16/met_352900.shtml
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Do-it-yourself scientists design vaccines

...has studied for three decades. But his studies of Gulf War illness have drawn the most attention. Nicolson believes the...biological weapon. Epidemiologists who have studied Gulf War illness dismiss Nicolson's hypothesis. Efforts to replicate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/20/tec_334070.shtml
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Brain scans suggest Gulf War illness is real

...Brain scans of soldiers who say they suffer from Gulf War illness suggest they have brain damage, possibly from chemicals...she said. The conditions seen in Augusta that are Gulf War illness-related are fatigue, weight loss, joint pain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/tec_276386.shtml
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Gulf War illness still a mystery

...presidential panel looking into Gulf War illnesses said Friday that it can't...the Special Oversight Board on Gulf War Illness ruled out one suspected cause...with diagnosed and undiagnosed Gulf War illnesses, make clearer information available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/28/tec_268952.shtml
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Marines: chemicals found in Kuwaiti mine field

...chemicals on the battlefield, had detected mustard and nerve gas, witnesses told a presidential commission looking into Gulf War illnesses. But others from the military questioned the account. They said the reading may have been false and no chemical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/08/met_207956.shtml
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Researchers study gulf war syndrome

...Byrne and Sgt. Phil Mims are collecting pieces of a puzzle that, once completed, could pinpoint the cause of gulf war illness. "There's a major effort to try to finish building the puzzle so it's not a puzzle, fitting all the pieces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/30/met_207539.shtml
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