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Tripler neonatal unit reunites preemies, parents

Tripler neonatal unit reunites preemies, parents

| December 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Back by popular demand, the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Tripler Army Medical Center, here, hosted the eighth annual NICU Graduate Reunion, Dec. 3, to reunite with those who, at one time or another, called the Tripler NICU a second home.

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Mosquitoes that carry dengue fever are in Hawaii

Mosquitoes that carry dengue fever are in Hawaii

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hawaii state officials offer an alert Dr. Grace Chen O’Neil Department of Emergency Medicine Tripler Army Medical Center HONOLULU — Many have read about the dengue outbreak, last year, on the island of Hawaii, called the Big Island. Plus, there was also an outbreak in 2001 and 2011 on the island of Oahu. Dengue fever […]

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Improvements coming Jan. 1 with TRICARE Select

Improvements coming Jan. 1 with TRICARE Select

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Jan. 1, 2018, TRICARE Select will replace TRICARE Standard and TRICARE Extra. As a result, beneficiaries will notice improved coverage for preventive services with TRICARE Select.

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TAMC Tip: Managing holiday stress

TAMC Tip: Managing holiday stress

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The focus of the Performance Triad is on sleep, activity and nutrition – key actions that influence health in the “life-space” of time that aren’t spent with a health care provider.

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Survey offers community a ‘voice’ in health promotion

Survey offers community a ‘voice’ in health promotion

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Survey takers can also scan the displayed QR code and complete the survey on their smart phones. All Army Hawaii community members are encouraged to participate.

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Pacific Regional Trials shooting, archery and cycling competition results

Pacific Regional Trials shooting, archery and cycling competition results

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers and veterans compete in the shooting competition at the Pacific Regional Warrior Game Trials 2017 at Schofield Barracks.

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TAMC Tip: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

TAMC Tip: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Erin Hernandez Tripler Army Medical Center November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and there is no better time to consider getting screened. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 225,000 people are diagnosed with lung cancer every year, and it causes more deaths than breast, prostate and colon cancer combined. Lung cancer is often […]

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Wounded warriors gain more than medals from swim competitions

Wounded warriors gain more than medals from swim competitions

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

A first for many of the wounded, ill or injured Soldiers and veterans to compete professionally in adaptive sports, 11 competitors took home medals during the 2017 Pacific Regional Trials swimming events held at Richardson Pool, at Schofield Barracks, earlier this month.

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Pacific Regional track and field athletes shine

Pacific Regional track and field athletes shine

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Despite the warm temperatures, track and field contenders gave it their all on race day. About 30 wounded-athletes received medals following the track and field events during Pacific Regional Trials 2017. The preliminary wounded warrior sports competition took place earlier in the month marking the very first in the “Aloha State.”

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Dietitian gives helpful nutrition advice

Dietitian gives helpful nutrition advice

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

A full Thanksgiving meal can be an upwards of 3,000 calories, which is almost equal to one pound of fat. But cultural celebrations are not the ideal time to track calories. This feat can be incredibly unrealistic, so how can we mitigate extra pounds during the holiday season?

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