issue: 1. The Story Behind Prozac, the Killer Drug, by Thomas G. Whittle and Richard Wieland.
neuroleptic: 2. Neuroleptic means nerve-seizing. The most powerful class of psychiatric drugs, they are so potent they have been called chemical billy clubs and chemical lobotomies.
the nation they had served: 3. See Lives in the Balance: Gulf War Illness Who Is Covering It Up and Why, Freedom, Volume 29, Issue 1.