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Newsletter for Navy & Marine Corps Medicine

From U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Public Affairs Navy Medicine is proud to present the November 2012 issue of Navy and Marine Corps Medical newsletter. It features various articles and photos highlighting the great work being done across Navy Medicine around the world. This month highlights Navy Medicine’s support to military medical technology month. Click here to view …

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Navy Medicine Commemorates World AIDS Day

By Dr. Richard Shaffer, director, Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Communities and countries around the world will take time to commemorate World AIDS Day on December 1st. It is a time for all to reflect on our successes in the fight against HIV/AIDS, support those living with HIV, and remember those that have died from AIDS. The U.S. Navy …

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Navy Medicine Supports Military Medical Technology Month

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy Surgeon General After a decade of war, we have seen military medical technology advance by leaps and bounds. I am always impressed with the progress we have made in the realms of clinical informatics, prosthetics, and modeling and simulation. It is truly remarkable how far we have come.  We are performing at …

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Warrior Care Month: Red Ramos’ Story

By Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Redmond Ramos  Growing up with two older brothers and a younger step-brother, life has always been competitive, in a one-up-you kind of way. We were always trying to outdo each other and giving each other grief when one of us didn’t live up to our own hype. So in 2007, ten days after graduating …

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Don’t Get Burned During Holiday Cooking

By Tony Carotenuto, Preventive Medicine, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center The weather is turning crisp and the leaves are changing colors.  This can only mean one thing, the holidays are quickly approaching.  The holidays bring many families and friends together.  It is a time of celebration!  As we have a want to do we enjoy these celebrations with …

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