TV News LIES

Tuesday, Oct 17th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Military Traumatic Brain Injuries Linked to Long-Term Health Issues for Iraq Vets

Traumatic Brain Injuries Linked to Long-Term Health Issues for Iraq Vets

E-mail Print PDF

A new report provides evidence linking traumatic brain injury sustained by troops in combat in Iraq and Afghanistan to a variety of long-term health problems including dementia, aggression, depression and symptoms similar to those seen in Parkinson's disease.

But the Institute of Medicine committee charged with developing the report also pointed to a troubling lack of scientific data on such injuries, which are fairly recent in the history of warfare.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Army Sgt. Bergdahl pleads guilty to desertion, misbehavior

Bergdahl pleads guilty Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, five years a Taliban captive after abandoning his post in Afghanistan, pleaded...

Like Agent Orange before, burn pits sicken new generation of veterans

Military burn pitsD.J. Reyes served as a top Army intelligence officer in combat zones across Iraq and Afghanistan. "Those...

Army sacks general for sexy texts to wife of a sergeant

Mj. Gen. Joseph Harrington firedThe Army has sacked a two-star general who sent flirty messages to the wife of an...

U.S. to demolish isolation cell block at Guantanamo

US to demolish isolation isolation cell in Guantanamo The U.S. military plans to demolish a now-empty "disciplinary" cell block at Guantanamo Bay that was...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!