Archive for May, 2012

Managing high blood pressure reduces risk of strokes

Managing high blood pressure reduces risk of strokes

| May 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Did you know that one in every three U.S. adults has suffered from high blood pressure, a major risk factor for stroke? And, stroke is the third leading cause of death in the U.S.?

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High blood pressure tips designed to curb ‘deadly killer’

High blood pressure tips designed to curb ‘deadly killer’

| May 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

There’s a silent killer lurking, and in 2007, it claimed the lives of 336,000 Americans, as either a primary or contributing cause of death. Although you can’t see the culprit, it’s present in about one in three adults in the U.S.

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Ask the Garrison Commander: Mulbury addresses speeding, dog parks

Ask the Garrison Commander: Mulbury addresses speeding, dog parks

| May 24, 2012 | 2 Comments

The “Ask the Garrison Commander” program allows Soldiers, civilians and family members to present concerns and recommend outcomes.

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Footsteps in Faith: Forgiveness is key

Footsteps in Faith: Forgiveness is key

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

While thumbing through a dictionary recently, I looked up a word I believe to be essential both to my faith as a Christian as well as humanity as a whole to understand and practice.

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Back to Basics: OCIE property accountability is the responsibility of each Soldier

Back to Basics: OCIE property accountability is the responsibility of each Soldier

| May 24, 2012 | 3 Comments

Far too often Soldiers get caught up in the operational tempo of the Army’s business and fail to focus on the most basic of individual responsibility — property accountability.

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‘Golden Dragons’ train on Big Island of Hawaii

‘Golden Dragons’ train on Big Island of Hawaii

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dust fills the air as Sgt. 1st Class Ron Aguilar, the mortar platoon sergeant in Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, “Golden Dragons,” 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, stands in front of a Stryker vehicle preparing to drive onto the Logistics Support Vessel, or LSV.

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TAMC celebrates Asian, Pacific Island cultures

TAMC celebrates Asian, Pacific Island cultures

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kyser Auditorium at Tripler Army Medical Center was standing room only as staff celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, May 17.

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Annual hurricane exercise to begin

Annual hurricane exercise to begin

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii will conduct its annual hurricane exercise, Makani Pahili (Hawaiian for strong winds), May 29-June 7.

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Heroes meet through laughter

Heroes meet through laughter

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Comedian Gabriel Iglesias and the Air Force Reserve Band lit up the warm Hawaiian night with laughter and music for hundreds of service members and their families on Ward Field, here, May 10.

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Army Family Child Care offers options

Army Family Child Care offers options

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Many military families are unaware of the Army’s Family Child Care Program, or FCC, as a viable child care option.

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