Gulf War Illnesses

Members of the Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans Illness announced the release of their report, “Scientific Progress… read more

Members of the Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans Illness announced the release of their report, “Scientific Progress in Understanding Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses.” They discussed the methods used in preparing the reports and the committee’s research efforts. They talked about previous government efforts to study illnesses suffered by Gulf War veterans and noted that continued research is needed. Secretary Principi spoke about the need to make practical advances in treatment of Gulf War veterans and noted the 'need to be open to unconventional thought and diagnoses." He related the Department of Veterans Affairs and its efforts to deal with the illnesses of Gulf War veterans. The speakers responded to questions from reporters following their remarks. close

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Program ID:
184422-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 12, 2004
Last Aired:
Nov 14, 2004

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  • Nov 12, 2004 | 10:30pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 2004 | 1:37am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 2004 | 6:24am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2004 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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