Many Gulf War veterans are still looking for a diagnosis related to unexplained illnesses and trying to connect them to their military service. So how do veterans get VA benefits for Gulf War Syndrome?
These are the nine infectious diseases that the VA associates with service in the Gulf Wars.
The VA added five years to the presumptive period for unexplained disabilities affecting Persian Gulf War veterans. The presumptive period ends Dec. 31, 2026.
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…diseases are a group of lung conditions that cause scarring of the lung tissue. They are caused by inhaling hazardous materials such as asbestos, burn pit toxins, or Agent Orange….
Whether caused by asbestos, burn pits, or something unknown, pulmonary fibrosis can severely affect the quality of life for a veteran at any age.