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by ballard390
Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blue Button Initiative
Replies: 14
Views: 6360

Re: Blue Button Initiative

Still waiting...LoL Suppose to go into full effect this week.
by ballard390
Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rashes
Replies: 13
Views: 7330

Re: Rashes

I think they gave me the same cream. Must be the go away cream.Take this and go away.I cant complain though.The dermatologist I have here at the VA is pretty good.My latest problem was on my arm. Started out as a small sore then spread up and around my arm.If you guys get a chance check out some of ...
by ballard390
Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rashes
Replies: 13
Views: 7330

Re: Rashes

The ones on my legs don't bother me either. I was worried about the discoloration because of other problems I have had.Thought it was sun related. Never hurts to get it checked out.
by ballard390
Sun Oct 03, 2010 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rashes
Replies: 13
Views: 7330

Re: Rashes

I also have that on my legs. The dermatologist used the term gloved phenomenon. I googled it and could not find anything. I am sure there is a different medical term for it. What the dermatologist noticed is that if you close enough (at mine) you can see where it stops, which is at the top of my "so...
by ballard390
Fri Oct 01, 2010 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rashes
Replies: 13
Views: 7330

Rashes

Started a new Face book page just concerning rashes.I was talking to someone and she came up with an idea to have a place to be able to post pictures and share information of treatments,What the doctors are calling it, and medications that are working. A lot of us are experiencing the same types of ...
by ballard390
Fri Oct 01, 2010 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University
Replies: 16
Views: 7427

Re: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University

A tiring 4 days but well worth it.A lot of blood work.Exercise test on bike,lung function test.Pain tolerance test.cognitive testing,2 FMRI's and the lumbar puncture (not as bad as it sounds).Also a lot of one on one with the Doctor.He will be able to answer a lot of your questions concerning your h...
by ballard390
Thu Sep 30, 2010 12:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University
Replies: 16
Views: 7427

Re: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University

Have you been there yet for the four day stay?If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. I am going back for a second study with the carnosine.
by ballard390
Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS
Replies: 5
Views: 3126

Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Good luck!The study may help.I submitted all my paperwork from the study when I was done.
by ballard390
Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University
Replies: 16
Views: 7427

Re: Gulf war study update at Georgetown University

You can opt out of the meds part.The study drug is Carnosine and is a separate study. It is drug that you can buy from a health store, basically an amino acid. Hope you do well with the study Snyder.When did you start the study?
by ballard390
Sun Sep 19, 2010 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A lot of good information
Replies: 1
Views: 2089

A lot of good information

Here is a link to a good site with a lot of answers to questions about claims and how the V A works.

The American veterans and service members survival guide

http://www.hadit.com/american_veterans_ ... _guide.pdf
by ballard390
Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MRE Meals
Replies: 21
Views: 9297

Re: MRE Meals

uuuugh. the pork and BBQ sauce. I think I lived off the crackers and cheese. But no matter what you could always kill the flavor with the hot sauce. lol
by ballard390
Wed Sep 15, 2010 10:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS
Replies: 5
Views: 3126

Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

It was mentioned on my claim along with the multiple symptoms and was just wondering what wording was being used in similar cases.Thanks for sharing FA1SGret and good luck with your claim little sis.
by ballard390
Mon Sep 13, 2010 10:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS
Replies: 5
Views: 3126

has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Just wondering if anyone received a c & d claim for GWS?
by ballard390
Fri Sep 10, 2010 10:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New member
Replies: 0
Views: 1926

Re: New member

welcome
by ballard390
Tue Sep 07, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: Fact Finder
Topic: medications given prior to Desert Storm
Replies: 62
Views: 41921

Re: medications given prior to Desert Storm

Does anyone remember hearing a story that a bunch of records from desert storm being destroyed?maybe in the 90's