TITLE

research update. Gulf War Illness Research

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
PN;Oct2010, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on several Gulf War veterans' illness research programs, funded by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with 2.8 million dollars. It says that the five-year study will evaluate the resistance exercise training (RET) on treating chronic illnesses including pain sensitivity. Moreover, a four-year study on the effectiveness of therapy using an animal model will be conducted while a two-year pilot study on mindfulness-based stress reduction will be assessed.
ACCESSION #
53571781

 

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