LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Kenneth Lewis LaVan

Overview of Gulf War Illness Compensation

Many veterans who served in the Gulf War suffer from a cluster of unexplainable symptoms that are collectively referred to as Gulf War illness or chronic multisystem illness. These veterans may also qualify for Gulf War illness compensation.

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If you are a veteran who has served in the Southwest Asia theater of military operations and has suffered medically unexplained symptoms that include fatigue, disorientation, headaches, with weight loss, muscle pains, respiratory problems, and other symptoms, you may qualify for disability compensation for your Gulf War illness. Speak to a veterans’ disability benefits attorney about filing a benefits claim.

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