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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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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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Zika virus is on the rise

Zika virus is on the rise

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Recently, Zika has been making headlines in various news sources.

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325th BSB provides a lifesaving gift

325th BSB provides a lifesaving gift

| January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers and spouses from the 325th Brigade Support Battalion, part of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, located at Schofield Barracks, hosted their first unit blood drive with the Tripler Army Medical Center Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP) during the 2017 holiday season.

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Physical therapy provider suggests to ‘get moving’

Physical therapy provider suggests to ‘get moving’

| January 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Physical therapists work with patients in both clinical and deployed settings to treat a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, including joint stiffness, over-use injuries, weakness, combat-related injuries and limited function. They help patients restore or maintain functional abilities, reduce pain and prevent injuries.

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TAMC Tip: Safe Toys & Gifts Month

TAMC Tip: Safe Toys & Gifts Month

| December 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

No one chooses gifts with the intent to harm, but some popular children’s toys can cause serious injuries.

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Cancer-free survivor ready to return to duty

Cancer-free survivor ready to return to duty

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center kicked off this year’s Warrior Care Month activities with a special guest speaker, Sgt. Jonathan Nichols, who is participating in this week’s Pacific Regional Trials.

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Pacific Regional Trials 2017 begin Monday

Pacific Regional Trials 2017 begin Monday

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center’s Warrior Transition Battalion, known as the WTB, will host Pacific Regional Trials 2017, a wounded warrior sports competition, Nov. 6-11, at Schofield Barracks.

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TAMC TIP: Novelty Face Painting

TAMC TIP: Novelty Face Painting

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Face paints can be fun on Halloween and other special occasions. Here are tips to help keep your fun from leaving you with a rash, swollen eyelids, or other reaction.

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Tripler amplifies RelayHealth secure messaging

Tripler amplifies RelayHealth secure messaging

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The RelayHealth secure messaging system presents an opportunity to improve access-to-care to all TAMC patients by allowing them to communicate securely online with their health care teams and avoid unnecessary visits and calls to the doctor.

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