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Heat

Information on surviving and performing in hot environments.

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Altitude

Information and awareness on policies, reports and guidelines for performing well in high altitude.

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Diving

All services in the Department of Defense have personnel actively involved in diving operations. This section will address the issues of how to approach, manage and prevent diving illness and injuries.

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Aerospace

Aviation manuals, training programs, and educational links across all branches of the military.

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Gear

Gear has to be up to performance challenges if Warfighers are to be well-protected in their environments.

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Cold

Information on surviving and performing in hot environments.

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May is Healthy Vision Month
Learn how to protect and maintain your eyesight. And find out where you can get the best eye-health information and resources.
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Environment News

May is Healthy Vision Month
Learn how to protect and maintain your eyesight. And find out where you can get the best eye-health information and resources.
What surface is best for running?
Runners often hear the suggestion to “run on softer surfaces to save your knees.” When it comes to running and injury prevention, does surface matter?
Army app predicts altitude sickness
Learn how a new app can help leaders predict and plan around the likelihood of Soldiers experiencing acute mountain sickness.
Celebrate Mother’s Day
Celebrate Mother’s Day wherever you’re serving—at home or abroad.
Spring allergies? Or just a cold?
If you have a cold, you need to avoid infecting others. If you have allergies brought on by spring pollen, there are other things you can do to help.

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