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OB Orientation classes

OB Orientation classes

Public Health Nurse offers OB orientation to all pregnant women in Stuttgart.

December 7, 2015 ×
Smoking linked with higher risk of type 2 diabetes

Smoking linked with higher risk of type 2 diabetes

Commit to quit smoking and prevent diabetes.

November 20, 2015 ×

DOD takes next step in modernizing electronic health records

By Jim Garamone
DoD News, Defense Media Activity

The Defense Department has issued a request for proposals to modernize its electronic health records and allow DOD to share health data with the private sector and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

August 26, 2014 ×
Oak Processionary Caterpillar webs have been found in tree near military housing areas. People who find an Oak Processionary Caterpillar in the housing area should immediately report the location of the nest to the garrison housing office. Photo Credit: File Photo

Return of the Oak Processionary Moth Caterpillar

As summer kicks off, a yearly visitor to the Stuttgart area has made appearances at some USAG Stuttgart installations. The Oak Processionary Moth caterpillar is a hairy caterpillar common to central and southern Europe may be hazardous to your health, though taking a few precautions cangreatly reduce any risk of irritation or other problems.

June 24, 2014 ×
E-cigarettes pose poisoning danger

E-cigarettes pose poisoning danger

Assistance in quitting tobacco use entirely, call the Army Wellness Center Stuttgart.

May 20, 2014 ×
How to avoid office weight gain

How to avoid office weight gain

By Lt. Col. Twyla Leigh
U.S. Army Public Health Command

It’s been a long day at the office. Caffeine and sugar are calling your name. Before you head for a vending machine, consider that the additional 140 calories from a 12-ounce can of soda and 220 calories from a candy bar, if consumed on most work days, will create a weight gain of 25 pounds per year.

February 3, 2014 ×
Beat the holiday blues

Beat the holiday blues

It’s that time of year again: Festive music fills the air, fireplaces crackle and holiday cheer abounds. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right?

December 12, 2013 ×
Man up: Take control of your health this month

Man up: Take control of your health this month

Did you know that June is Men’s Health Month? If you are a man, you have most likely seen a doctor out of necessity, but when confronted with specific questions about men’s health, you may have some shortcomings.

June 12, 2013 ×