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Beat the holiday blues

Beat the holiday blues

By Jessica Rawlings
U.S. Army Public Health Command

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 23, 2013 ×
Tinnitus: what the ‘buzz’ is all about

Tinnitus: what the ‘buzz’ is all about

By Maj. Melissa Leccese
U.S. Army Public Health Command

Even if you are unfamiliar with the term tinnitus, many of you may have experienced this distracting ringing, buzzing, clicking, roaring or rushing sound in the ears at one time or another.

October 25, 2013 ×

Send your kids off packing healthy lunches, snacks

By Lt. Col. Karen Hawkins
U.S. Army Public Health Command

Is eating on the run the norm for your family? Busy family schedules often lead to fast foods and convenience foods. Unfortunately, many of these on-the-go food choices may not provide important nutrients children need for good health.

September 3, 2013 ×

Eye exams recommended to preserve children’s vision

By Robert N. Kang
U.S. Army Public Health Command

According to the National Eye Institute, vision disorders are the most common handicapping conditions during childhood in the United States. Yet, fewer than 15 percent of all preschool children receive eye examinations.

August 21, 2013 ×