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The Doctor is In: Be Kind to Your Heart on Valentine’s

Brigadier General W. Bryan Gamble, M.D. Deputy Director, TRICARE Management Activity Are you looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift? Tell your family and friends about these heart healthy habits that can help reduce their risk of heart disease. The most common cause of death in the United States is heart disease, which is one of several different heart conditions. Heart …

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The Name on the Purple Heart – The Search for a WWII Hero

By John E. Bircher III Director, Public Relations for the Military order of the Purple Heart While Joyce Fike was Christmas shopping for her son, Vermont Army National Guard Capt. Zachariah L. Fike, she discovered a WWII medal in an antique Shop that she thought would make the perfect gift for her son.  But this wasn’t just any medal; it was …

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Baby Asma’s Homecoming

[youtube M3RLwR-qkQ0 nolink] They say it takes a village to raise a child. Sometimes it takes a village, an Embassy, several charitable organizations and a team of skilled doctors just to give a child a chance. U.S. Army Sgt. Sarah Goss tells us how communities came together to save one little girl. For more Department of Defense videos, visit DoDVClips.mil.

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