Health Beat

Antibiotic Awareness: What to know about taking antibiotics

Antibiotic Awareness: What to know about taking antibiotics

When you have a cough, sore throat, or other illness, tell your doctor you only want an antibiotic if it is really necessary.

November 14, 2017 ×
Know the signs to stop Diabetes

Know the signs to stop Diabetes

Preventing and curing diabetes, and improving the lives of all people affected by diabetes is the mission.

November 7, 2017 ×
An RN at the Patch Health Clinic immunizes a Stuttgart military community member for the 2017 flu season. Photo by Kevin Abel, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Time to get that annual flu shot

Time to get your annual influenza shot.

November 3, 2017 ×
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Spread the word, make a difference

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Spread the word, make a difference

About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point.

October 24, 2017 ×
Breast Cancer: Know the risks, early detection

Breast Cancer: Know the risks, early detection

Your family history and your lifestyle are important risk factors, among others to consider and share with your doctor.

October 17, 2017 ×
Flu Drive dates at Stuttgart Health Clinic Patch Barracks

Flu Drive dates at Stuttgart Health Clinic Patch Barracks

The Stuttgart Health Clinic offers free flu shots to all ID cardholders at the clinic now through December.

October 13, 2017 ×
Tricare Plus enrollment opportunity, Space A returns to Health Clinic

Tricare Plus enrollment opportunity, Space A returns to Health Clinic

Tricare Plus Enrollment will be open Oct. 19, Space A patients will be eligible to been seen at the Stuttgart Health Clinic starting on Nov. 1.

October 3, 2017 ×
Stay healthy this flu season: Influenza explained

Stay healthy this flu season: Influenza explained

Protect yourself, your family and your friends by getting your annual flu vaccine. Staying healthy and avoiding the Flu is our goal this flu season.

October 3, 2017 ×
Photo: C. Todd Lopez, U.S. Army

Army launches holistic health and fitness initiative

Currently one in 20 Soldiers fails the Army Physical Fitness Test annually and 13 percent of Soldiers are clinically obese,

September 12, 2017 ×
Lt. Lee-Anne LaFleur, a nurse with Labor and Delivery, Naval Hospital Pensacola, helps a new mother with breastfeeding her infant at the hospital, July 29. Breastfeeding provides countless benefits that continue throughout a child’s life. Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class James Stenberg, Naval Hospital Pensacola.

Experts recommend breastfeeding as best choice for mother & baby health

Suggestions passed on by military moms that have been successful, plus tips and healthy reasons for breastfeeding up to at least six months.

August 10, 2017 ×
Lactation Room Locations, Policy in Stuttgart

Lactation Room Locations, Policy in Stuttgart

Each working installation has public lactation rooms. View the policies and FAQ for breastfeeding mothers.

August 1, 2017 ×
Tick season is here: tips to avoid, test ticks

Tick season is here: tips to avoid, test ticks

The transmission of lyme disease peaks during the months of May to August, however, ticks have been out since February this year.

June 28, 2017 ×