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From www.tricare.mil FALLS CHURCH, Va. – The last weekend of August could be tough for residents of the East Coast where Hurricane Irene is predicted to strike.  TRICARE beneficiaries should start preparing to weather the storm or, if necessary, evacuate …
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U.S. Public Health Service Cmdr. Aileen Buckler, TRICARE population health physician, TRICARE Management Activity For many TRICARE kids, the first day of school is quickly approaching. New backpacks, notebooks, folders, pencils – there is much to be done to guarantee …
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Kathleen Larkin, Director, Health Plan Policy Division of Health Affairs/ TRICARE Management Activity Caring for ill or wounded service members is a high priority for TRICARE. TRICARE understands this can also be a challenging job for family members or friends …
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By  Sharon Foster, TRICARE Management Activity From www.tricare.mil Over the next couple of days, the United States will see an increase in the severity, duration and frequency of extreme heat waves. Extreme heat causes a range of health effects, from mild …
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From www.tricare.mil TRICARE offers comprehensive, affordable health coverage to more than 9.6 million eligible beneficiaries worldwide. It is an enormous military health benefits system and because of its complexity, many beneficiaries may be unsure of all the benefits and programs …
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