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DeCA reminds patrons to be aware of food borne illnesses

DeCA reminds patrons to be aware of food borne illnesses

| October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Keeping foodborne illnesses at bay is a constant job, one shared by retailers and consumers alike, Defense Commissary Agency officials say.

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Say ‘Shoo’ to the flu with TRICARE

Say ‘Shoo’ to the flu with TRICARE

| October 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

The best way to keep the flu at bay is prevention. Make sure you and your family members use your TRICARE benefit and get a flu shot.

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VA announces extension, expansion of contract with TriWest for community care

VA announces extension, expansion of contract with TriWest for community care

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Oct. 2, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced that it has reached an agreement with TriWest Health Care Alliance (TriWest) on a one-year extension of its current coverage of the Patient-Centered Community Care (PC3) and Veterans Choice Program (VCP).

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Use TRICARE online tools to choose a health plan

Use TRICARE online tools to choose a health plan

| October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you’re eligible for TRICARE, you can choose from a variety of plans. This gives you options for where and how you seek medical care.

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Parents should send TRICARE to college with their child

Parents should send TRICARE to college with their child

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Is your student hitting the books at college this fall? TRICARE travels with them. TRICARE coverage of eligible dependents extends to college students.

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Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Did you know that obesity now affects 1 in 6 children and adolescents in the U.S.?

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Commissaries.com offers shopping lists, recipes

Commissaries.com offers shopping lists, recipes

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Military families have very busy lives and juggling commitments can often come at the expense of family meals at home.  Recipes and other resources found on commissaries.com ease the work involved to make those meals happen, which is good since September is National Family Meals Month.

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TRICARE hosts dental, vision coverage webinar on Sept. 27

TRICARE hosts dental, vision coverage webinar on Sept. 27

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Join the TRICARE webinar on Sept. 27, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. , Eastern) to learn about your new dental and vision plan options.

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If you’re retiring from active duty, you should make an enrollment choice

If you’re retiring from active duty, you should make an enrollment choice

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

When you retire from active duty, your TRICARE plan options will change. Retiring from active duty is a Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

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How does the TRICARE catastrophic cap work?

How does the TRICARE catastrophic cap work?

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

When it comes to staying healthy, some years are better than others. Perhaps you or your family faced a bumpy road this year. There may have been extensive medical tests or procedures, lengthy hospital stays, or weekly doctor visits.

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