Gulf war syndrome

What is Gulf war syndrome?

A syndrome of various health problems experienced by U.S. military personnel after serving in the Persian Gulf conflict of 1991; includes fatigue, musculoskeletal pain, headaches, dyspnea, memory loss, and diarrhea; thought to be related to exposure to low levels of neurotoxins, including sarin, pesticides, and pyridostigmine bromide (the latter supplied to troops as a protective anti-toxin).

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I have a friend who was in the Gulf War. He came back with Gulf War Syndrome. He keeps breaking out in a rash on his face and behind...

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