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01/06/2017 RBL 2017 Manifesto Summary

Invest in research on "what works" in treating veterans with Gulf War illnesses, and set up formal communication channels to convey the results of US research developments to these individuals.<...  Read more

01/06/2017 The Health of Veterans Research Team (HVRT) at King Edward VII's (KEVII) Hospital

Is a new research group established to conduct literature reviews on veterans' health. The HVRT has just launched their website which will act as an online research resource on veterans' health ...  Read more

01/06/2017 Any Veteran visiting London - How do I apply for an Oyster Card?

Call TfL on 0343 222 1234 (TfL call charges) to get an application form. You'll need to complete and return the form with:

  • A photocopy of your Awards Notification or annual uprating...  Read more

22/05/2017 Mental health charity Combat Stress finds veterans with alcohol addiction are putting off seeking help until their sixties

Article link:
www.cobseo.org.uk/...  Read more

18/05/2017 Neuropsychological characteristics of Gulf War illness: A meta-analysis

Article link:
journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0177121<...  Read more

08/07/2016 Study highlights continuing problem of MSI in Gulf War veterans

Veterans of the Gulf War are more than twice as likely to have medically unexplained symptoms known as "multisymptom illness" (MSI), compared to Iraq/Afghanistan War veterans, according to an up...  Read more

08/07/2016 The Chilcot Report

The Chilcot Report spans almost a decade of UK government policy decisions between 2001 and 2009.

It covers the background to the decision to go to war, whether troops were properly prep...  Read more

14/05/2014 NGVFA joins COBSEO

COBSEO, the Confederation of Service Charities, is an organisation that was set up in 1982 and has members who represent the voluntary sect...  Read more

22/04/2014 Gulf War Syndrome - new Legal Aid Certificate awarded for full disclosure

PIL Solicitors in Birmingham have been given the Legal Aid Certificate for Gulf War 1 veteran Alex Izett which will do the one thing that no other solicitor group has done for Gulf War Veterans ...  Read more

01/04/2014 Gulf War Illness not in veterans' heads, but in their mitochondria

The new report released on 27th March 2014 from the US is very interesting for all Gulf War 1 Veterans. The report is available to download free from PLOSone via the following link:
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