Tag Archives: Marines

An App a Day to Optimize Your Psychological Health

By Ted Morrison, Ph.D., MPH, NCCOSC research facilitation assistant department head With today’s technology, there’s an app for just about everything.  Want to turn your latest selfie into a cartoon character? There’s an app for that.  Want to track your calorie intake and exercise output? No problem, there’s an app for that.  Want to learn how to physiologically control your …

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WWII Surgeon Develops Light Field Ambulance

By André B. Sobocinski, BUMED Historian Like the birth of smart phone culture and social media a century later, the first decades of the twentieth century saw great societal changes at the hands of new technology, namely the automobile.   Roads and traffic laws, traffic signs and signals, garages and gas stations sprouted up across the U.S. landscape during these years; …

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Corpsmen: Meeting the Medical Needs of Marine Corps Embassy Security Guards

By Cmdr. Carrie Kennedy, group psychologist, Marine Corps Embassy Security Group What do you get when you distribute 1500 Marines to diplomatic posts all over the world? A serious challenge for military medicine. Marine Security Guards (MSGs) have been providing protection of classified material and our people and property at U.S. embassies and consulates all over the world since 1948. …

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Navy Medicine Launches New Online Magazine

From U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Public Affairs The U S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED) launched an online version of its flagship publication, Navy Medicine Magazine Oct. 31. This new website marks the latest evolution of the publication, which has served as the window into the Navy Medicine community for more than 70 years. The …

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Hot Off the Press: Navy Medicine Magazine (Summer 2013)

By Paul Ross, deputy public affairs officer, editor, Navy Medicine magazine, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Public Affairs Navy Medicine is proud to present the 2013 summer issue of Navy Medicine Magazine. It features various articles and photos highlighting the great work being done by Navy Medicine around the world. The summer issue is full of compelling articles that …

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