I lived in H-6 during my time at Balad in 2009. I worked on the flightline, which was even closer to the burn pit. Our entire work area would be covered in soot and ash. I now have IBS, and bleeding intestines, as well as polyps and glowths in my colon. Two of the guys that I was at Balad with have died of intestinal cancers, and I'm terrified.
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