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Deployment into locations of extreme environmental conditions makes exceptional demands on the physical and mental fitness of Warfighters. If you can't find the answer to your Environment question in our resources, click the button below.

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Environment Resources

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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Computer Vision Syndrome
Learn how to recognize and prevent eye problems associated with extended computer monitor use.
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Environment News

Antibacterial soaps – beneficial or not?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) plans to revise their guidelines for the use and production of antibacterial soaps
Spring forward, but don't miss out on sleep!
Don’t lose sleep when you spring forward. Get ready to change to Daylight Saving Time.
A holistic approach to performance
Check out the customizable “One Shot One Kill” (OSOK) performance enhancement program to jumpstart your performance.
Sub terra firma
Combat training is moving underground. New tactics—and, potentially, new doctrine—are being developed to help troops perform in underground environments where enemies could hide.
“Winter is coming...”
Well, winter may actually already be here, depending where you are, so make sure you’re prepared in case of a winter weather emergency.

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