Monday, May 15, 2017

**URGENT ACTION ALERT** -- 5 Minutes to Help on Gulf War Illness in the SENATE

ACTION NEEDED:   Very specific -- Ask your U.S. Senator to sign onto the "Baldwin "Dear Colleague Letter for Gulf War Illness treatment research funding" (FY18)  

Friday, May 5, 2017

Online Study of Gulf War Illness Treatments Tried Seeking Participants

( - May 5, 2017) -- An online study led by the University of California-San Diego is seeking 1991 Gulf War veteran participants.  

The study, composed of a series of online surveys, asks about treatments tried for Gulf War Illness -- not just what has helped, but also what has made symptoms worse.  

The study is

Monday, May 1, 2017

Gulf War Illness Study Finds New Evidence of Lipid Dysfunction in Linked Animal, Human data

( - May 1, 2017) -- A newly published study has found lipid changes and chronic inflammation in a first-ever published study linking data from animal models of Gulf War toxic exposures and Gulf War veterans suffering from Gulf War Illness.  

The study, funded by the Congressionally-directed Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP) within the Department of Defense health program, for the first time links data from Gulf War veterans participating in two different Gulf War Illness clinical research studies