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Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center has released a guide that offers practical advice to parents on how to recognize the signs of a concussion.
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As I hear songs such as “Butterfly Kisses” and “Daddy’s Hands,” the words “self-inflicted gunshot wound” echo in my mind.
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There’s nothing more rewarding after a long, cold winter than a summer season filled with fun in the sun. Follow these tips to stay safe when the temperatures rise and avoid heat-related injuries and illness.
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Photo: Lt. Darien Lazaro, a dentist at Naval Hospital Jacksonville's Dental Clinic, teaches proper brushing and flossing techniques to children at Naval Air Station Jacksonville's Child Development Center (CDC), Feb. 25.

Navy Lt. Darien Lazaro teaches proper brushing and flossing techniques to children at Naval Air Station Jacksonville’s Child Development Center in Jacksonville, Fla., Feb. 25, 2014.
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Photo: February is National Heart Month. Changes in blood pressure and cholesterol diagnoses and management have led to fewer medications needed by patients and an emphasis on patient-driven treatment. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Austin Harvill/Released)

The Military Health System encourages service members, their families and other beneficiaries to take control of their cardiovascular health by following some simple tips.
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