Toxic exposure on Army bases sparks battle for health benefits

Bill Calls for DoD to Publish Toxic Exposure Evidence Senior Airman Frances Gavalis tosses unserviceable uniform items into a burn pit at Balad Air Base, Iraq, on March 10, 2008. Julianne.

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Asbestos exposure in military branches has been a problem for all U.S. armed forces, which heavily relied on asbestos during World War II and the wars in Korea and Vietnam. Military asbestos exposure has caused thousands of veterans to develop lung cancer or mesothelioma after retirement.

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"Slowly, over a period of time, my health just started going downhill." he said. Burn Pit Usage on U.S. military bases Abroad. for disability benefits, it can be difficult for veterans to prove.

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“I have not smoked, no exposure to asbestos. and documents that proved just how toxic Camp Carroll and other military bases were, and still are. He fought with the VA for a decade to get his.

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