Tag: health

Educational event targets young adults with cystic fibrosis

Educational event targets young adults with cystic fibrosis

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center hosted the sixth annual Hawaii Cystic Fibrosis Education Day at the Hale Koa Hotel, recently

Continue Reading

Recognize the risk for heat illness

Recognize the risk for heat illness

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Heat illnesses include prickly heat, heat edema, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat syncope. The U.S. Army had a total of 5,246 cases of heat illnesses (37 resulting in death) from 1980-2002.

Continue Reading

Proper oral hygiene is foundation of healthy teeth

Proper oral hygiene is foundation of healthy teeth

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Your oral hygiene routine is important in maintaining your oral health, preventing disease and having a beautiful healthy smile, free of bad breath.

Continue Reading

Declare independence from tobacco

Declare independence from tobacco

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Research studies prove that tobacco use is a threat to the development of our social, physical and environmental surroundings.

Continue Reading

USAHC-SB prepares for the storm to come

USAHC-SB prepares for the storm to come

| July 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the first day of school quickly approaching, students will need school physicals.

Continue Reading

TAMC graduates health professionals

TAMC graduates health professionals

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center honored 122 health care professionals of the Graduate Professional Health Education program during a graduation ceremony, June 16.

Continue Reading

Males should get a check-up for Men’s Health Month

Males should get a check-up for Men’s Health Month

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Regular check-ups can mitigate many potential health problems at an early stage when treatment is most effective.

Continue Reading

Lead and other household poisoning poses child danger

Lead and other household poisoning poses child danger

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Arm yourself against poisoning by learning more about toxic household products.

Continue Reading

Tripler celebrates cancer survivors

Tripler celebrates cancer survivors

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Tripler Army Medical Center’s Oncology Clinic has a vibrant cancer survivor population, and its staff members are committed to improving the lives of cancer patients.

Continue Reading

Are you moving? Toss unwanted or expired meds

Are you moving? Toss unwanted or expired meds

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

For more information on how to safely dispose of drugs through the Drug Take Back program, visit TRICARE.mil.

Continue Reading