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Direct Order | Soldiers Ordered to Take Anthrax Vax That Caused Brain Damage

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DIRECT ORDER” An Award-Winning Documentary Tells the Story of Members of the Military who were Ordered Against their Will to Take the Controversial Anthrax Vaccine.

Federal regulators approved a plan by biotechnology company, VaxGen to test its experimental anthrax vaccine on about 100 people.

The human volunteers were injected with the experimental vaccine to see if it’s safe and produces the desired immune response.

VaxGen was awarded a $13.6 million federal contract to begin work on the anthrax vaccine. The company is applied for two more anthrax vaccine contracts. The contracts were awarded for advanced testing and manufacturing of 25 million doses.

In the last few years, a number of published studies have linked anthrax vaccination to the development of Gulf War Syndrome, among them a study in the British medical journal the Lancet. Hundreds of soldiers have refused the shots after evidence emerged that the vaccinations are connected to a variety of illnesses.

But then the Bush administration went on the offensive. The Pentagon funded an Institute of Medicine study which concluded in March 2002 the anthrax vaccine is safe and effective against all anthrax strains and routes of infection. Its conclusions were based on unpublished research–also funded by the Pentagon.

The story doesn’t stop there. Bioport, the nation’s sole, licensed anthrax vaccine lab has repeatedly failed FDA inspections which found among other things, contamination.

I’d rather have caught a bullet from an AK 47 than gotten injected with this stuff. At least I would have known what my fate would have been.

The FDA cleared BioPort’s manufacturing plant to begin producing the vaccine again in January 2002–months after the letters containing anthrax were sent to Congress and news organizations. Bioport was also allowed to distribute the 500,000 doses of the vaccine already in stock. The vaccine was offered to some postal workers and others who were exposed. But most refused to take it.

Watch the full documentary Here:  “Direct Order”

 

Tell Congress to Protect Our Troops from Negligent Medical Care – Amend the Feres Doctrine

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Source:  change.org

Petition to Congress to Amend the Federal Tort Claims Act:

To the Honorable Members of the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate:

We the undersigned join together in respectfully urging you to enact legislation that will amend the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) (28 U.S.C. Chapter 171) to allow our members of our military to have a right to pursue a medical malpractice claim, just like any other American has the right to pursue a claim for medical malpractice. 

The Feres Doctrine is an antiquated exception to the FTCA that arose from a 1950’s Supreme Court decision that bars claims for “injuries arising out of or [occur] in the course of activit[ies] incident to service”. Feres v. United States (1950) 340 U.S. 135. This draconian law prohibits service members and their families from bringing a medical malpractice claim or wrongful death claim against a military hospital responsible for the injury or ultimate death of the service member. 

The main issue that we would like Congress to address with the Feres Doctrine is that the Court’s interpretation has broadened the scope of the exception currently codified in the FTCA to encompass injuries that occur from noncombatant activities in a time of peace. The Feres Doctrine ignores the plain language of the FTCA and has led to unfair, absurd, and inconsistent results that treat service members differently than the rest of us. Most commonly, the Feres Doctrine has been used as an unfair defense that military medical personnel hide behind when such personnel fail to provide the basic care that would save a person’s life just because they are on active duty. 

Sgt. First Class (SFC) Richard Stayskal’s story is a perfect example of the inequality that our service members and their families encounter due to the Feres Doctrine. We believe that a result of Fort Bragg Womack Army Medical Center’s failure to notify SFC Stayskal and remove the tumor that was noted on a CT scan taken in January 2017, a 36-year old U.S. Army Special Forces Green Beret now has stage four metastatic cancer and will leave a wife and two young daughters without a father.

Four months after his January 2017 CT scan, SFC Stayskal was rushed to Womack’s Medical Center after exhibiting severe respiratory issues, including coughing up blood. There, the military’s doctors conducted a retrospective review of his January CT scan and noted an abnormality/mass that needed attention and advised that a biopsy be taken. Instead of informing SFC Stayskal and his wife of this or expediting a pulmonary follow-up appointment, Womack discharged SFC Stayskal telling him he had pneumonia. After being told that he would have to wait at least one month to see a pulmonologist on base, SFC Stayskal was finally approved to see a civilian doctor in June 2017 and had a new CT scan taken. It was at that time that he and his family finally found out what was wrong. We believe the failure of the military’s doctor’s gross failure to detect and treat SFC Stayskal’s cancer when they took his first CT scan in January 2017 is the mistake that allowed the aggressive tumor to double in size and metastasize. And now SFC Stayskal and his family have no recourse due to the Feres Doctrine.

This is a very important issue, especially to the military and Veteran communities. We need Congressional intervention to change this unfair doctrine that has stripped hundreds of service members and their families of the same rights that all other citizens of our Country have when it comes to medical malpractice.

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Choosing Sides

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By: John Leckrone

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“Thousands of veterans were allowed to die while waiting for health care. Remember the stories of a few years ago that were in the news of long waits at the VA for needed surgeries in order to save money in the hopes the veterans would die instead? Many of them did die and more are doing so even now. This is the exact same way that civilian retirees are being killed off by big pharma and the “health” care system scam.”

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The men and women I served with in the military over the years are some of the finest people you will ever meet. Like every organization there are a few bad apples and I knew a few of those as well. Yet for the most part veterans are/were great people with good intentions. They just don’t realize the nature of the system. Veterans are victims as well and just do not know any better. We were brain washed, poisoned by vaccines and other stuff like depleted uranium and killed off or wounded physically or emotionally in wars which had nothing to do with protecting our homes and families from invading armies.

When I was in the army in the late 1980’s and the early 1990’s was when the first stories of gangs sending gang members to the military to learn about weapons and tactics and bring back that knowledge to the streets of America were coming out. Now that is ancient history and recognized as truth. I never met any soldiers (soul diers) that were in the army because of that though. I did meet some sociopaths and psychopaths in the 8 years I was in the army though.

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Part I – VA Malpractice/Negligence — The Case of Marine Veteran Brian Tally

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Marine Veteran Brian Tally was a vibrant, healthy business owner. He coached youth sports, worked out, was a hands-on active businessman, and enjoyed his time with family. But a misdiagnosis and series of negligent actions by VA Loma Linda in California began a journey into hell for this man who will never recover his previous life.

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In January of 2016, Brian developed severe back pain. He had not fallen or injured himself in any way. There were no signs of physical trauma, but the pain became intolerable. He began having severe night sweats on top of the ever-increasing pain.  He was in a lot of agony for a month before he went to the doctor – he had always been a tough man.

He tried Ibuprofen, but eventually the pain became so severe that he called his primary care physician on February 4, 2016. She mailed him some medications.  By the 17th, Brian was in so much pain that he was lying face down on his cold bathroom floor, “moaning and crying for relief.” Because he couldn’t even go to the bathroom, he had a bucket beside him to pee in.

By February 19, his wife was so upset about her husband’s condition that she took him to the ER at VA Loma Linda. They took an x-ray and diagnosed him with low back sprain, and sent him home with a plethora of drugs: Kenalog (steroid), Toradal (Keterolac- anti inflammatory), Gabapentin (anti-seizure drug), and Methacarbomal (muscle relaxant). They told him to followup with his primary care doctor.

In his words:

“On February 22nd my wife checked me back into the ER. At this point I couldn’t bear the pain any longer and began having panic attacks. I was at a 10/10 with pain, and I was again reiterating my symptoms of severe low back pain, excessive bed / night sweats, and that I could no longer walk as I was in a wheel chair in the ER. The pain brought me to my knees and my wife began to cry and was comforted by fellow veterans as my wife thought I was dying.”

Instead of checking his blood, or anything else, the VA staff  simply gave him two injections of Dilaudid. Dilaudid is also known as Hydromorphone and is often used on the battlefield for wounded patients. It’s a heavy painkiller and can cause confusion, addiction, and a host of other issues. Remember, Mr. Tally had no outward signs of trauma to his body. This would have been the perfect time for an MRI to see what was really going on in there. But no, he was sent home again with yet another pile of medications and told it was a lumbar sprain.

ER staff also “yelled” at his wife for “not following up” with the primary care doctor. Except that they had been trying, calling numerous times and receiving no answer back. The hospital managed to get through to Tally’s doctor at the VA in Murrieta. An appointment was set for February 23.

At that appointment, the doctor prescribed even MORE medications and told him to “stretch.” His body had begun to atrophy, he had lost 35 pounds, and couldn’t walk without a walker. He told us he felt like a zombie from all the pain meds. The Tallys demanded an MRI- but they were told that it would have to be ordered by the Orthopedic department at VA Loma Linda. But since the X-rays didn’t show anything, it likely wouldn’t be deemed necessary.

By February 29, once again, calling the doctor did nothing, and he STILL hadn’t been contacted by the Orthopedic department. On March 3, his wife loaded him in the car and drove to a private imaging facility in Temecula. They paid $500 out of their own pocket for an MRI of Tally’s back and had the results sent to his primary care doctor and the Orthopedic department. The MRI showed a horrifying answer to his pain. Things were about to go from bad to critical.

Stay tuned for the next installment –it gets much, much worse.

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