Sailors

Navy Medicine Personnel Spend Armed Forces Day Giving WWII “Honor Flight” Veterans a Hero’s Welcome

Editors Note: Even though Memorial Day is still a few days that didn’t stop Washington D.C. area Navy Medicine personnel from spending this past Armed Forces Day giving a hero’s welcome to WWII “Honor Flight” veterans from across America who visited our nation’s capital to visit the WWII Memorial and several others. Of special note was 91 year old retired Hospital …

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Supporting the Wounded Warrior Pacific Trials

By Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Krystal Cavett This week, more than 50 medical volunteers are providing support to the Wounded Warrior Pacific Trials in Honolulu, Hawaii.  And it’s my job to coordinate all of them. The trials have brought together approximately 60 seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen from across the country. They are competing in seven different sports …

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Sailor’s Naturalized New Year’s Resolution

By Personnel Specialist Seaman Josephine Fabia, Naval Hospital Bremerton’s Human Resource Department Editors Note: There are some resolutions that resonate as a compelling testament to Navy Medicine’s theme of a ‘New Year, New You.’ Personnel Specialist Seaman Josephine Fabia, Naval Hospital Bremerton took the oath of allegiance to become a U.S. citizen at a naturalization ceremony Jan. 8. I was so …

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Naval Hospital Bremerton staff members share their ‘Unwavering Strength’ for a New Year, New You, Pt. I

 By Douglas H. Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs One risked everything – including death – to escape to freedom. One faced multiple ordeals – including loss – overcoming each with strong faith. As Navy Medicine focuses on the theme of a ‘New Year and New You,’ there are two staff members at Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) who have gone …

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What Makes You Optimistic About the New Year?

By Naval Center for Combat & Operational Stress Control Public Affairs The start of a new year is a time that naturally lends itself to optimism. It’s a time to embrace positive changes and look forward to new adventures. Optimism is also a factor that helps build resilience. And, when Sailors are more resilient, they are better able to manage …

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