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Appointments available for kids’ school, sports physicals at Tripler Army Medical Center

Appointments available for kids’ school, sports physicals at Tripler Army Medical Center

| April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer typically signals the end of the school year, summer vacations, and for a lot of military families, a permanent change of station, or “PCS” season.

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TAMC Simulation Center offers specialized ‘operational medicine’ course to residents, interns

TAMC Simulation Center offers specialized ‘operational medicine’ course to residents, interns

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

More than 20 graduating physician residents and transitional year interns at Tripler Army Medical Center, or TAMC, participated in the first iteration of “Simulation Training for Operational Medicine Providers,” or STOMP course, April 4, 2018, located at the TAMC Medical Simulation Center.

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Tripler Army Medical Center strengthens staff’s financial readiness

Tripler Army Medical Center strengthens staff’s financial readiness

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center’s Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care (DMPC) and the Alakai Chapter Sergeant Audie Murphy Club partnered to offer Financial Peace University to TAMC’s most valuable asset: its dedicated professional staff.

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Tripler Army Medical Center explains foam rolling

Tripler Army Medical Center explains foam rolling

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

This technique of foam rolling, which follows, is significantly effective in reducing delayed onset muscle soreness, improving your performance and improving your flexibility.

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‘Little Warriors’ train during annual FunFest

‘Little Warriors’ train during annual FunFest

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

The first “Little Warriors” field training exercise took place at FunFest on Weyand Field, here, March 31.

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8th TSC, ASBP team up to host blood drives

8th TSC, ASBP team up to host blood drives

| March 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 8th Theater Sustainment Command joined the Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP) to host several blood drives on Fort Shafter and Schofield Barracks, March 8-9.

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February is Heart Health Month

February is Heart Health Month

| March 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Learn the signs and symptoms of a heart attack.

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Direct observation therapy offers an LTBI patient option

Direct observation therapy offers an LTBI patient option

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

At Tripler Army Medical Center, direct observation therapy, or DOT, has become a “game-changer” in the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI), a tuberculosis-related condition that if left untreated could become tuberculosis disease, or TB, one of the most contagious diseases in the world.

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Veterans, caregivers required to obtain pass for Tripler access

Veterans, caregivers required to obtain pass for Tripler access

| February 22, 2018 | 1 Comment

The Directorate of Emergency Services at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii is currently working with the Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System to ensure all veterans and caregivers (including the drivers of the vehicle entering Tripler) obtain a controlled access pass (CAP) to enter Tripler Army Medical Center.

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TAMC TIP:  February is National Children’s Dental Health Month   Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

TAMC TIP: February is National Children’s Dental Health Month Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

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