Tag: U.S. Army Public Health Command

Protection awareness slows infectious diseases

Protection awareness slows infectious diseases

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The recent measles outbreak at Disneyland along with the rate of vaccine refusal by parents has fueled a national debate on immunizations, also known as “vaccines” or “shots.”

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Staying active is a key health strategy

Staying active is a key health strategy

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Get up, get out and get moving! This is what the World Health Organization recommends as part of its global strategy on physical health and activity.

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Safety guidance for loaned or detailed employees

Safety guidance for loaned or detailed employees

| August 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

While all employees are exposed to workplace hazards, none are more at risk than loaned or detailed employees.

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Prevention, early detection can improve men’s health

Prevention, early detection can improve men’s health

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

American men are at risk for living less healthy and living shorter lives than American women.

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Assessment offers community a voice

Assessment offers community a voice

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Your opinion matters, and your local Community Health Promotion Council (CHPC) wants to hear from you.

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Small changes can fit exercise into your day

Small changes can fit exercise into your day

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

We all know that physical activity and exercise are important for overall health.

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Using supplements effectively requires homework

Using supplements effectively requires homework

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Most people do not plan on feeling depressed, but depression is called the “common cold” of behavioral health issues.

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Curbing STIs requires ‘respect and protect’ philosophy

Curbing STIs requires ‘respect and protect’ philosophy

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than 20 million new sexually transmitted infections occur annually in the United States, contributing to roughly 110 million total infections and $16 billion in medical costs each year.

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April underscores Women’s Eye Health and Safety

April underscores Women’s Eye Health and Safety

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Yet, did you know that two thirds of the people in the world affected by visual impairments and blindness are women – even though they represent only 53 percent of the population?

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Three easy steps can improve diets

Three easy steps can improve diets

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

It is time to stop faking it.

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