Alerts

FDA warns consumers about caffeine powder. 

FDA advises consumers to stop using any supplement products labeled as OxyElite Pro or VERSA-1. Please see the following advisories: FDA -10/08/13, FDA - 10/11/13 and CDC - 10/08/13.

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Announcements

New article on reporting side effects of supplements
Just published in The New England Journal of Medicine: A recent article brings up dietary supplement issues you need to be aware of and discusses how dietary supplement side effects could be monitored better. A PDF of the April 3rd article is available free online.

3rd International Congress on Soldiers’ Physical Performance
August 18-21, 2014
The ICSPP delivers innovative scientific programming on soldiers’ physical performance with experts from around the world.

DMAA list updated for April 2014

Fueling Performance Photo Campaign
Share photos of how you fuel your performance and be featured on our Facebook page!

Dietary supplement module
Earn continuing education credits (if eligible) for this two-hour online module.

Operation LiveWell

Performance Triad

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HPRC's human performance optimization (HPO) website is for U.S. Warfighters, their families, and those in the field of HPO who support them. The goal is Total Force Fitness: Warfighters optimized to carry out their mission as safely and effectively as possible.

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Tools, Apps, & Videos

These tools, apps, and videos can help you and your family be—or work towards being—resilient.

FOCUS World
If you are not near an installation with a FOCUS program, FOCUS offers online educational activities for families. Parents can watch videos, download handouts, and participate in private online chats with family members when deployed.
Parenting Confidence Assessment
Afterdeployment.org has an online anonymous assessment that helps you evaluate your satisfaction and confidence as a parent. They provide feedback for how to improve parenting.
Caregiver Stress Assessment
Afterdeployment.org has an online anonymous assessment that helps you assess your stress as a caregiver of a loved one. They provide feedback for how to improve parenting.
Sesame Street for Military Families App
Sesame Street has created an App for military families that provides (bilingual) information that gives you tools, activities, parent guides, and other information to support your young children through different stages of military life.
Military Kids Connect
Military Kids Connect is an interactive website sponsored by the Department of Defense to help children of military parents. They have interactive videos, activities, games, scrapbooking, stamps, an online message board, and even an avatar.
Military Kids Connect—Parents
Military Kids Connect is an interactive website sponsored by the Department of Defense that includes information for parents to help their young children, tweens, and teens cope with military life. There is also a section for educators.