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Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, the future

Army Surgeon General visits Tripler, talks about readiness, health care, the future

| June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Nadja West, commander of U.S. Army Medical Command, visited Tripler Army Medical Center, June 19-21, as part of a strategic visit to Hawaii.

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New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event – natural disaster, vehicle accident, or violent attack – is now right at the touch of a button.

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Tips help prevent food poisoning

Tips help prevent food poisoning

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summertime is filled with special occasions focused on family, friends, and food. While cookouts and picnics are fun, food preparation and storage is a serious consideration in the summer months.

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Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

| June 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Commissary patrons are advised to wash off raw produce before “that apple a day” one day beckons a trip to the emergency room.

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5 tips help protect your skin from the sun

5 tips help protect your skin from the sun

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer is upon us and with so many sun-filled fun activities to look forward to, don’t let safety take a backseat. During times of extreme weather, your skin can be at risk of suffering the most damage. Skin protection, especially during the summer, is crucial to ensuring overall health.

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5 tips help improve men’s health

5 tips help improve men’s health

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

June is Men’s Health Month. This month-long observance is an opportunity for men to take command of their health.

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Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

While Congress hashes out readiness in terms of equipment and dollars, the warfighter must understand what readiness means for them.

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Tripler provides tips to handle your child when he/she has a fever

Tripler provides tips to handle your child when he/she has a fever

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fevers can be a concerning symptom for parents. Your child may not act like their normal self when they have a fever. They may be more fussy and irritable.

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It is time for women to take care of themselves

It is time for women to take care of themselves

| May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s National Women’s Health Week. Do you or the women in your life prioritize their health, or put it on the back burner? Being proactive about your health can help prevent disease and illness.

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Beneficiaries should understanding their TRICARE options

Beneficiaries should understanding their TRICARE options

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

You can visit several types of providers when you need care, regardless of your TRICARE plan.

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