Is Brain Fog treated by VA -gulf war
I have seen studies saying this Brain Fog is aggravated by poor quality of sleep. (see blow)
I have seen studies which chronic pain aggravates ones brain fog/ Impaired Cognitive Function (see blow)
I have seen studies which say Stress like PTSD as aggravates our brain fog.
I question how many vets with Mild brain injury or concussions are left with Impaired Cognitive Function/Brain Fog ?
I question why Dr. Haley imaging studies has not address these issues of brain function ?
I question why the VA-RAC-GWI has not recommended studies to address this symptom - brain fog, which is in the top 10 of 33 symptom list created by the IOM and Congress ?
Impaired cognitive performance in patients with chronic burnout syndrome
Volume 69, Issue 3, July 2005, Pages 271-279
Poor Sleep Is Associated With Impaired Cognitive Function in Older Women: Blackwell et al. 61 (4): 405 -- Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
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Chronic pain can alter the brain
The Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
© 2006 The Gerontological Society of America
Cognitive Functioning Under Stress:
Evidence from Informal Caregivers of Palliative Patients
J Palliat Med. 2007 June; 10(3): 749–758.
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A Cause of Depression, Effects of concussions can be long term
Effects of concussions can be long term
also see: www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/05/31/AR2007053101608.html