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J.D. LEVITE, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
January 26, 2017
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Medical experts say there are plenty of things Airmen can do to ensure a healthy heart, including quitting smoking and not drinking too much. Heart disease, heart attack, and stroke are just some of the consequences of not taking care of your heart. To take care of your heart, physical activity, smarter nutritional diet choices and mindfulness are three key actions... Read more
Robb S. Alexander Jr., Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah
January 19, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah recently hired Mark B. Standing to be the museum’s education specialist. He will operate the museum’s Lt. Gen. Marc C. Reynolds Aerospace Center for Education.Standing comes with excellent experience in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education. He’s an educator with more than 32 years in the classroom and was... Read more
Hill AFB Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office
January 19, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The theme for this year’s Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM) campaign is “Protecting Our People Protects Our Mission.” SAAPM is recognized annually in April.In honor of this theme, the Hill AFB Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) office is seeking to recruit employees from across Team Hill to be the faces for the campaign.Employees will be... Read more
GEOFF JANES, Robins Public Affairs
January 19, 2017
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — The first thing you notice about Airman 1st Class Corynn Marcelo when she talks about her recent deployment to Afghanistan is her professionalism and military bearing.She carries herself like a seasoned veteran and speaks with a quiet authority usually reserved for older, more experienced troops. Yet there’s something that just doesn’t seem to fit.It’s only when the... Read more
J.D. LEVITE, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
January 12, 2017
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The Air Force Medical Service has launched a new online Patient and Family Engagement Toolkit aimed at engaging patients and their families and providing a “one-stop shop” for all the different ways patients can better partner with their healthcare provider.This toolkit can help patients learn how to better prepare for medical visits, speak up when they have questions, and... Read more
RICHARD SALOMON, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
January 12, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Being the parent of an 11-year-old boy with high- functioning autism is often a challenging and difficult journey that requires patience and sacrifice said Master Sgt. Virmania Accoo.“One of the biggest struggles we face as a family is helping my son adjust to a new PCS location and to find the right school that has the special education services our son... Read more
January 12, 2017
WASHINGTON — Four new members have been appointed to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Advisory Committee on Women Veterans, an expert panel that advises VA’s Secretary on issues and programs impacting women Veterans.  Established in 1983, the committee makes recommendations to the Secretary for policy and legislative changes.“VA values the transformational guidance the Committee has... Read more
January 12, 2017
DALLAS – Just in time for the “big game,” the Army & Air Force Exchange Service and Mars are giving military shoppers the opportunity to win one of 10 shopping sprees.The Big Game Party sweepstakes will award a $100 Exchange gift card to 10 lucky shoppers worldwide.“A $100 Exchange gift card can got a long way to help football fans suit up for the ‘big game,’ ” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt... Read more
Tricare staff
January 12, 2017
Some children and adults have trouble saying certain sounds or words. Not only will speech and language disorders — such as articulation disorders, fluency disorders, voice disorders and language disorders — make it difficult to speak clearly, other conditions such as hearing impairments, cleft or lip palate, autism spectrum disorder or breathing and swallowing disorders could also affect one’s... Read more
J.D. LEVITE, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
January 5, 2017
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — A new year can mean new opportunities, new discoveries and maybe a few new goals. While the New Year’s Resolution is a common tradition, many of them get abandoned long before the new year is gone again. Setting goals for a healthier you is something everyone can do, if you do it right.“Probably the most important thing is setting goals you can achieve,” said Col. Thomas Moore... Read more

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