Chemicals and pesticide use including pills supposedly to protect against chemicals now charged with causing multi symptom health issues in veterans.

“Enough studies have been conducted, and results shared, to be able to say with considerable confidence that there is a link between chemical exposure and chronic, multi-symptom health problems,” said study author Beatrice Golomb of the University of California San Diego’s school of medicine.

“Furthermore, the same chemicals affecting Gulf War veterans may be involved in similar cases of unexplained, multi-symptom health problems in the general population.”