Tag: health

We can bug off mosquitoes!

We can bug off mosquitoes!

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

You may know that mosquitoes carry disease. But did you know that disease epidemics from mosquito-borne viruses are on the rise?

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Stay covered after age 21 with TRICARE Young Adult

Stay covered after age 21 with TRICARE Young Adult

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Have you recently graduated from college, but you haven’t found your dream job yet? Or did you just turn 21, and you’re not enrolled in college?

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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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