Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 28th, 1998
A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that 15 percent of 2,520 members of the Air Force had complained of symptoms similar to those associated with the mysterious medical affliction.
None served in the 1990-91 U.S. military buildup and conflict against Iraq, the researchers said.
The study of active-duty personnel, begun in 1994, also suggested that Gulf War illness among those who did serve in the conflict might be more widespread...
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