has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

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has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Post by ballard390 » Mon Sep 13, 2010 10:30 pm

Just wondering if anyone received a c & d claim for GWS?
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Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Post by lmsnh » Tue Sep 14, 2010 6:48 am

Not yet but my claim is still being processed to upgrade my previous ratings and add a few more.
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Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Post by FA1SGret » Wed Sep 15, 2010 4:53 pm

Very few claims are actually granted for Gulf War Syndrome. They are more likely to be granted for 'multisymptom' disorders such as chronic fatigue syndrome, fybromyalgia, or such.

Don't know if this answers your question, but hope it helps.

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Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Post by ballard390 » Wed Sep 15, 2010 10:00 pm

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.
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Post by Bakaruda » Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:03 pm

Mine is under review again.
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Re: has anyone recieved a disability claim for GWS

Post by ballard390 » Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:10 pm

Good luck!The study may help.I submitted all my paperwork from the study when I was done.
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