Assignment: Gulf War illness
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Created November 6, 2008 by
Are you a Gulf War vet? A recently released report concludes that roughly a quarter of all Gulf War veterans suffer from Gulf War illness.
Exposure to toxic chemicals, pesticides and drugs is blamed for causing symptoms ranging from concentration and memory problems to gastrointestinal abnormalities.
If Gulf War illness has touched you or someone you love, we want you to share your story. How do you feel about the report?
Put yourself on video and share your feelings about this condition. Tell us how Gulf War illness has touched your family.