The following articles were recently posted on Health.mil:
Understanding and Managing Anxiety Disorders
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015
We all worry or feel anxious at times, but if these feelings interfere with daily activities you may want to check in with your health care provider. Being aware of your own anxiety symptoms or concerns and knowing what to do about them may help you stay mission ready.
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) is hosting its first medical student from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, Maryland.
The LHD amphibious assault ship’s medical department already boasts the largest and most capable medical facility in the fleet, aside from the hospital ships USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) and USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), making this interaction another step in allowing Navy Medicine to train personnel in different environments.
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Articles/2015/05/11/LHD-8- Medical-Department-hosts- first-medical-student
Four years ago, Army Lt. Col. Joy Schmalzle, an optometry staff officer with the Army Office of the Surgeon General located at Defense Health Headquarters (DHHQ), was about to turn 40. In her words, she ‘was getting old’ and decided to test herself by entering a triathlon. Schmalzle bought a bike, began training and discovered how much she enjoyed riding.