Tag Archives: Operation Live Well

Indulge Your Taste Buds and Your Health

By Lt. Melissa Amescua, RDN, MSC, USN, clinical dietitian, Nutrition Management Department, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, and Cmdr. Connie Scott, MSC, USN, department head, Health Promotion and Wellness, and specialty leader, Navy Dietetics, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center Food is fuel. But food is also so much more than that. It can provide comfort (chicken soup when you …

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A Message from the Military Health System Leadership

Military Health System Team, As military health professionals, we are called upon to be both healers and leaders.  Paramount to our strategic priorities is the core mission to ensure the health and readiness of our forces.  As leaders we have more than an obligation to ensure health and readiness, we have an obligation to model behavior that produces health and …

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Happy Holidays from the MHS Leadership Team

As we celebrate the holidays and ring in the New Year, all of the Service Surgeons General and Health Affairs leadership would like to take a moment to celebrate the successes of our Military Health System team and thank you for all of your hard work over this past year. Your efforts have helped to heal, protect and care for …

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