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Breakthrough in Gulf War illnesses from exposure to chemical toxins

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Milo, Jul 5, 2018.

  1. Milo

    Milo Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    This was in my news alert, some press coverage about Dr Klimas’ work with Gulf War Illness.

    https://www.winknews.com/2018/07/04...r-illnesses-from-exposure-to-chemical-toxins/

     
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  2. Trish

    Trish Moderator Staff Member

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    @Milo I tried the link at the top of your post. All I get is ''Bad gateway'' at the top of my screen.
     
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  3. Andy

    Andy Committee Member (& Outreach when energy allows)

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    Yeah, me too, so could well be an issue with the Wink News website/server.
     
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  4. Milo

    Milo Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    That’s weird because i tried it just now and it works for me. Could it be because you are both from the UK? Could it be Science Media Center censuring this info?

    Regardless, I have copied the entire article here. There is a video and the narration is the transcript I have provided.
     
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  5. Rick Sanchez

    Rick Sanchez Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Think some of you might enjoy this interview with Nancy Klimas if you have not seen it already. Similarities between GWI and ME/CFS are interesting.

     
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    Mattie Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Yes the whole winknews.com seems to be down.
    It’s a server error.

    Who has an idea what that intervention might be?
     
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    MeSci Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    "Dr. Klimas believes a treatment for Gulf War illness will be available in about five years"

    How many times do we hear this...?
     
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    I think it's a drug to switch off the glucocorticoid receptor. She thinks that's where the problem is. I guess we'll soon see.
     
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    So at this point it's more of a planned trial than a breakthrough? Fingers crossed.
     
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