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GCC hosts jobs presentation for persons with disabilities

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February 20, 2018
The Office of Accommodative Services of Guam Community College (GCC) and its community partner, Pacific Human Resources Services (PHRS), are hosting a free presentation about...
A soldier assigned to 3rd Battalion, 16th Field Artillery Regiment, conducts pushup drills during chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear training at Camp Casey, South Korea, Nov. 9, 2017. Soldiers conducted the exercise to maintain a high state of readiness and to be able instantly react against CBRN attacks. Army photo by Pfc. Hyeonmin Lee

Mattis: New policy cracks down on force deployability

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February 20, 2018
WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2018 — The Defense Department has a “higher expectation” of deployability by its forces, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said yesterday.
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SGLI Beneficiaries Remain in Place as Navy Transitions to New Online System

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February 20, 2018
MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) -- Sailors and families who log into the Servicemember's Group Life Insurance (SGLI) Online Enrollment System (SOES) for the first time may be surprised...
Mononucleosis is nicknamed the “kissing disease” because it’s spread through saliva. Navy Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Michael Zegarra shares the traditional first kiss with his wife Caterina Zegarra, after the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz pulled into port at Naval Base Kitsap, Washington, Dec. 10, 2017. (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Greg Hall)

‘Kissing disease’ exhausting, but it strikes only once

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February 17, 2018
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Tremendous fatigue, a very sore throat and achy body – Cheryl vividly recalls how bad she felt after coming down with infectious mononucleosis, commonly called...

Nominations for First Sergeant of the Year award sought

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February 17, 2018
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) -- Air Force officials are seeking nominations for the 2018 First Sergeant of the Year award.
Defense Health Agency Director Vice Admiral Raquel “Rocky” Bono joined Sesame Street’s Elmo to record a welcome video for the new provider section of the Sesame Street for Military Families website. (Photo by MHS Communications)

Rocky and Elmo want providers to "Watch. Ask. Share."

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February 17, 2018
Health care providers now have exciting new resources to help them work with patients from military families, thanks to research-based content on the Sesame Street for Military...