Gulf War veterans may be eligible to participate in a study on Gulf War Illness (GWI). The New England School of Acupuncture (NESA) is looking for volunteers to participate in a study on the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of GWI. This study is part of a research program funded by the Department of Defense.

In exchange for your participation you will receive free acupuncture treatments and a small payment.


  • Have you been diagnosed with Gulf War Illness? (extreme fatigue, mood disturbances and joint and muscle pain) AND
  • Were you deployed to the "Gulf Theater of Operations" between August 1990 and the present? (includes Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, the Gulf of Aden, the Gulf of Oman, the Persian Gulf, the Arabian Sea, the Red Sea, and the airspace above all of these locations)


New England School of Acupuncture (NESA)
Newton, MA 02458
617-558-1788 Ext. 269