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Art Therapy Provides Pathway to Healing for Those with Traumatic Brain Injuries


Marine Sgt. Jorden Smith describes his artwork and how art therapy is helping him recover from traumatic brain injury, as therapist Jackie Biggs looks on at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) at Ft. Belvoir, Virginia.

NICoE Integration into Walter Reed Improves Care After TBI


Navy Capt. Walter Greenhalgh, National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) director and Dr. Louis French, deputy director for operations at NICoE.

Military, Federal Health Care Leaders Discuss Military Medicine and National Health Strategy


U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy meets with Dr. Jonathan Woodson, assistant secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, at the Pentagon on March 11, 2015, to discuss the Military Health System's critical role in support of the National Health Strategy.

From Flab to Fit: Defense Health Agency’s Top Enlisted Proves it’s Never Too Late to Become Your Best


Command Master Chief Terry Prince addresses attendees at the National Physical Activity Plan Congress during a panel discussing federal initiatives in promoting and monitoring physical activity. Looking on are (l-r): Public Health Service Capt. Richard Troiano, Public Health Service Lt. Katrina Piercy, and Dr. Janet Fulton of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity.

Troops Fighting Ebola Face Bigger Enemies


Army Col. Jim Czarnik, Command Surgeon for US. Army Africa, speaks with local Liberia news representatives about how the mobile testing lab runs and what steps to take to protect against Ebola. The mobile testing lab has changed the wait time for positive or negative results on Ebola from days into hours (Photo courtesy: U.S. Army Africa).

Getting Hypoxic with the 15th Aerospace Medicine Squadron


Col. Randy Huiss, 15th Wing commander, receives instruction form Capt. Timothy Plant, 15th Aerospace Medicine Squadron officer in charge of aerospace and operational physiology, prior to hypoxia training on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Jan. 22, 2015. The training is conducted using a Reduced Oxygen Breathing Device that induces the early onset of hypoxia, helping aircrew members to know and understand how it feels to become hypoxic. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexander Martinez/Released)

Reducing stigma associated with behavioral health treatment


A soldier from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, completes a survey designed to determine his attitudes and opinions about mental health treatment, Aug. 17, on Fort Stewart, Ga. The survey represents the second phase of a study taking place within the Marne Division to collect data to create an intervention for soldiers focused on reducing the stigma of seeking behavioral health treatment.

Measles Outbreak Reinforces Need for Vaccines


U.S. Army Capt. Courtney Legendre, a physician assistant with the 411th Civil Affairs Battalion in support of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, examines a child with the help of U.S. Air Force Maj. Andrew A. Herman, a medical planner in the CJTF-HOA Surgeon Cell in Kakute, Uganda, April 23, 2013. (Photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Ouellette)

Air Force Ebola support winds down


Maj. Mayra Zapata, 633rd Medical Operations Squadron, gets her temperature taken by Tech. Sgt. Saquadrea Crosby, 86th Aerospace Medicine Squadron public health NCOIC, as she deplanes a C-130J Super Hercules at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 19, 2014. Any personnel traveling into Ramstein from Ebola infected areas will be medically screened upon their arrival and cleared by public health for onward travel to ensure the health and safety of all passengers, aircrew and members of the Kaiserslautern community. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Sara Keller)

Emerging communicatios capability set to save lives during critical enroute care operations


A data network specialist from Headquarters Regiment, 1st Marine Logistics Group, communicates with an MV-22 Osprey pilot during an en-route care exercise aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Jan. 28, 2015. During the four-day exercise, corpsmen trained to prepare a Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force group that is going to forward deploy later this year. The more than 40 corpsmen set up a shock trauma platoon facility, or mobile emergency room, to treat simulated casualties. The casualties were stabilized in the STP and then flown out via aircraft. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Laura Gauna/Released)



Capt. Phan K. Ouellette, an Army nurse at the Army Reserve Medical Command, Pinellas Park, Fla., said when she was growing up she wanted to be a Soldier, but the boys told her she had to be a nurse -- now she is both. The 114th birthday of the Army Nurse Corps is Feb. 2, 2015.

Face of Defense: Clinicians help deployed troops


Lt. Cmdr. Mahmoud Ahmed, a Navy psychiatrist, left, speaks with a patient at the NATO Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Cmdr. Jesse Ehrenfeld

Healthy Base Initiative Mountain Home AFB


The 366th Force Support Squadron Youth Center Sports and Fitness Director Erin Arel helps a child improve his bank shot July 15, 2014, at Mountain Home AFB, Idaho, one of 14 DoD installations participating in the Healthy Base Initiative (HBI).

Army Medics Going Beyond


Staff Sgt. Gordon Smith, senior Army Reserve medic for the 321st Engineer Battalion, drills questions in the face of a student medic during a training scenario, as part of an 18-day Sapper Advanced Tactical Medical Course taught at Gowen Field Air National Guard Base, Idaho, in January, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Michel Sauret)

Laboratory Airmen ensure healthy force


U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kristi Jordan, 97th Medical Support Squadron NCO in charge of laboratory service, draws blood from a patient at the laboratory, Jan. 13, 2015. There are a variety of samples collected at the laboratory to determine whether an individual is healthy or not, such as blood, urine or sweat sample tests. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Franklin R. Ramos/Released)

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