Sunday, March 18, 2018
Burn pits at US bases in Iraq, Afghanistan blamed for veterans’ illnesses
Andrea Neutzling lives in fear of not being able to breathe.
She suffers from constrictive bronchiolitis, a rare, incurable lung disease. Her doctors blame her condition on the toxic smoke she inhaled from the trash burned in open pits during her year of deployment in Iraq with the U.S. Army.