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Military health, readiness improved through collaboration with small business
October 17, 2023
Air Force initiated the Versatile Injury Prevention and Embedded Reconditioning program (VIPER) and partnered with TayCo Brace to develop the XAB (eXternal Ankle Brace). This innovative brace offers better range of motion and comfort, reduces recovery time, and can be worn over combat boots or athletic shoes.

Transforming lives, one eye at a time: Local medical personnel take part in ophthalmology mission, Panamax Alpha 2023
September 11, 2023
Two Ophthalmologists and a medical technician stand around a patient who received cataract surgery at Regional Hospital Dr. Luis "Chicho" Fabrega in Santiago de Veraguas, Panama, July 17, 2023.

Air Force to restructure for improved readiness and health service support
August 11, 2023

59th Medical Wing, VelocityTX partner to advance military research
July 11, 2023
Art of wing's official shield

559th Trainee Health Squadron commander prepares next generation of medically ready warfighters
June 30, 2023
Group photo of Lt. Col. Lena Williams Cox and her family after the 559th Trainee Health Squadron Change of Command Ceremony.

TriService Nursing Research Program cultivates medical innovative solution through evidence-based practice, research
June 1, 2023
The TriService Nursing Research Program's annual Dissemination Course was held on April 4-6th, 2023, San Antonio, Texas. A room full of people sit while Brig. Gen. Jeannine Ryder, Chief Nurse of the Air Force, presents a  power point discussing the top four research initiatives: aeromedical evacuation (AE) and en route care, prolonged combat casualty care in expeditionary and space, aviation and space medicine, and medical countermeasures to directed energy threats.

Breaking silence: Shattering the taboo of mental health
May 15, 2023
Airman holds up sign that reads, be kind to your mind.

New mental health care initiative improves access to care and readiness
May 8, 2023
A room plaque for the 341st Operational Medical Readiness Squadron mental health flight is pictured inside the base clinic June 23, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base Mont.

New deployed medical training to expand medical skills, build multi-capable medics
May 1, 2023
Image of Airmen training.

From the battlefield to the football field: Air Force surgeon’s skills knows no bounds
February 7, 2023
Image of an Airman posing for a photo.

Army Medical Logistics Command focuses on medical readiness of National Guard, Army Reserve units
January 5, 2023
Pete Ramos, logistics management specialist at Army Medical Logistics Command, addresses other members of his working group during a workshop on Medical Logistics in Campaigning and its impact on the National Guard and Reserve at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, Nov. 29.

Air Force SMART program sustains readiness and currency through tailored training
October 27, 2022
Image of two Airmen treating a patient.

DAF leadership discusses strengthening partnerships with military support groups
August 15, 2022

New medical profile system to enhance communication, readiness
July 19, 2022
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman John Cabral, 52nd Security Forces member, performs a physical therapy exercise in the medical clinic at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, June 14, 2022. Providing an avenue for Airmen to rehabilitate on base helps 52nd Fighter Wing Airmen to maintain physical readiness to support worldwide Air Force operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chance Nardone)

Healthy weight: How diet, lifestyle and mental health impact your eating habits and fitness
July 13, 2022
Image of an Airman holding a cookie and broccoli.

Air Force Surgeon General briefs Senate on future of Air Force medicine
March 29, 2022
This is the official portrait of Lt. Gen. Robert Miller.

USTRANSCOM patient movement exercise at JBSA strengthens aeromedical skills, partnerships
March 9, 2022
USTRANSCOM patient movement exercise strengthens aeromedical skills, partnerships

Top military health leaders discuss future readiness
March 9, 2022
Image of Soldiers on a plane.

Air Force medics continue deployments to civilian hospitals and care facilities
March 1, 2022
Air Force medics continue deployments to civilian hospitals and care facilities

Air Force medics continue deployments to civilian hospitals and care facilities
February 25, 2022
Military medical team supports hospital in Oklahoma City