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MHS hopes to promote better understanding, treatment of traumatic brain injury

MHS hopes to promote better understanding, treatment of traumatic brain injury

| January 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Traumatic brain injuries continue to be a top focus in the Defense Health Agency. According to the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, or DVBIC, more than 380,000 service members have been diagnosed with a TBI since 2000.

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Need health advice? Talk to a registered nurse anytime

Need health advice? Talk to a registered nurse anytime

| December 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sometimes you need a quick answer to a health question, and it helps to have an expert to turn to.

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Vaccination is the best defense against the flu

Vaccination is the best defense against the flu

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

The recent Influenza Awareness Week, Dec. 2-8 educates military personnel about the potential impacts of influenza, or the flu, on the Department of Defense mission and Force Health Protection Readiness.

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Missed TRICARE open season? There’s still time to act!

Missed TRICARE open season? There’s still time to act!

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you missed TRICARE Open Season, you still have time to enroll. For this year only, you can enroll in or change your TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select plan through Dec. 31, 2018 for coverage starting on Jan. 1, 2019.

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TAMC public health nurses encourage testing, contact tracing for World Aids Day

TAMC public health nurses encourage testing, contact tracing for World Aids Day

| December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Diseases and illnesses do not discriminate, and they do not pick and choose who, how, and when they will attack.

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Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S.

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S.

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

November is Tobacco Cessation Month, a good time to learn more about how smoking harms your health.

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Don’t delay – Federal Benefits open season is underway

Don’t delay – Federal Benefits open season is underway

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The first week of the Federal Benefits Open Season is behind us and the results are in. More than a quarter million of you enrolled in the U.S Office of Personnel Management’s Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

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There is help for anyone caring for a service member

There is help for anyone caring for a service member

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s likely at some point in life one will hear a phrase like, “two heads are better than one” or “teamwork makes the dream work.” However, phrases like these all boil down to a simple four letter word, help.

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2018 Pacific Regional Trials posts indoor rowing finals

2018 Pacific Regional Trials posts indoor rowing finals

| November 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Wounded warrior athletes competed in the indoor rowing finals Nov. 9, at the Family Gym, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, during the 2018 Pacific Regional Trials.

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What to look for in a new retiree dental plan

What to look for in a new retiree dental plan

| November 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

The TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) ends on Dec. 31, 2018. Beginning in 2019, new retiree dental coverage will be available through the U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

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