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08/07/2016 Study highlights continuing problem of MSI in Gulf War veterans

Veterans of the Gulf War are more than twice as likely to have medically unexplained symptoms known as "multisymptom illness" (MSI), compared to Iraq/Afghanistan War veterans, according to an up...  Read more

08/07/2016 The Chilcot Report

The Chilcot Report spans almost a decade of UK government policy decisions between 2001 and 2009.

It covers the background to the decision to go to war, whether troops were properly prep...  Read more

14/05/2014 NGVFA joins COBSEO

COBSEO, the Confederation of Service Charities, is an organisation that was set up in 1982 and has members who represent the voluntary sect...  Read more

22/04/2014 Gulf War Syndrome - new Legal Aid Certificate awarded for full disclosure

PIL Solicitors in Birmingham have been given the Legal Aid Certificate for Gulf War 1 veteran Alex Izett which will do the one thing that no other solicitor group has done for Gulf War Veterans ...  Read more

01/04/2014 Gulf War Illness not in veterans' heads, but in their mitochondria

The new report released on 27th March 2014 from the US is very interesting for all Gulf War 1 Veterans. The report is available to download free from PLOSone via the following link:
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16/01/2014 Changes to the Board of Trustees

Shaun Rusling resigned from the Board of Trustees for personal reasons at the end of 2013.

Shaun has worked tirelessly on behalf of not only the members of the NGVFA but all veter...  Read more

20/05/2013 MoD Links update

Many of you will be aware that the MoD website has changed to be part of and that this is not a particularly easy site to navigate. W...  Read more

17/05/2013 NGVFA Staff supporting Seafarers on their Nautical Day

Friday 17 May, 2013 is Seafarers UK's national fundraising day. Whilst it is primarily a day on which we ask our supporters to raise funds for Seafarers UK, it is also a day to recognise our sea...  Read more

02/05/2013 Fundraising updates

We have now posted fundraising updates for two people:

Andrew Sison - London Marathon
Andy has raised a total of ...  Read more

09/04/2013 Respite Break 2014 dates

The dates for the 2014 respite break have now been set:
March 17th - 21st 2014

We're still reviewing this years' break, but planning is also underway ...  Read more

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