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DeCA to mark 151st anniversary of benefit on July 1

FORT LEE, Va. – As the Defense Commissary Agency observes the 151st anniversary of the commissary benefit, it reminds service members and their...

Commissary brands top list of July’s summer promotions

FORT LEE, Va. – Commissary brands will be among the hottest promotions in July for patrons looking to save even more money.
 
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Kuentai-USA unearthed what they believe to be the remains of an American servicemember from World War II on the western Pacific island of Saipan in November 2015.  COURTESY OF KUENTAI-USA

Japanese group accuses US of abandoning World War II remains on Saipan

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — A nonprofit dedicated to repatriating World War II remains is accusing the U.S. government of abandoning potential American...

JMSDF, DESRON 15 train in the Indo-Pacific

PHILIPPINE SEA (NNS) – Personnel from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) embarked the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), June...

PHILIPPINE SEA (June 17, 2018) Chief Hospital Corpsman Mark Naluz, from Nashville, Tennessee, and Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Jenson Yalunggonzales, from Long Beach, California, cut a cake in the Chief Mess on the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) during a celebration for the Hospital Corpsmen's 120th birthday.

Chancellorsville Celebrates 120 Years of Care

PHILIPPINE SEA – The U.S. Navy has hospital corpsmen on all of its vessels to treat the crew if any medical emergency, injury or illness occurs....

Doctors perform a surgery at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Patient medical bills are getting processed months late by Regional Health Command Europe, where staffing shortages have created a backlog, health officials said Monday.  COURTESY US ARMY

Army medical command sends out overdue-bill notices, asks patients to call insurance companies to find out what they owe

STUTTGART, Germany — The Army’s Regional Health Command Europe is sending out incomplete delinquency notices and asking patients to call their...

Tokyo a pet-lover's paradise

Enjoying the sights in Japan doesn’t have to be without your furry friend. As the weather gets warmer and you plan your spring and summer travels...

American environmentalists questioned over alleged ties to Okinawan protesters

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — Lawmakers are investigating an American environmental group over alleged ties to Okinawa’s anti-base protest movement....

Consider your food safely cooked when the internal temperature gets high enough to kill germs. You can check the temperature of your food by using a food thermometer. (U.S. Navy file photo)

Summer safety: Tips to prevent food poisoning

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Summertime is filled with special occasions focused on family, friends, and food. While cookouts and picnics are fun, food...
WASHINGTON (June 22, 2018) - Official file photo of Fleet Master Chief Russell Smith. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson announced June 22, 2018 that Master Chief Smith will temporarily assume the duties of the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy. (U.S. Navy photo/Released)

Fleet Master Chief Smith temporarily assumes duties of MCPON

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson announced today that Fleet Master Chief Russell Smith has temporarily...

Those that suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are consistently trying to regain some sense of the normalcy they had before events that caused pieces of themselves to go missing. Misconceptions and stigmas surrounding PTSD get in the way of successful recovery and the ability to return to duty. (U.S. Air Force illustration by Master Sgt. William Vance)

A peak behind the curtain: PTSD barriers and stigmas

FALLS CHURCH, Va. -- Effective treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder is possible, but many Airmen falsely think seeking medical help for...

United to resume Boeing 777 service between Tokyo and Guam

TAMUNING, GUAM, June 25, 2018 – Responding to the rising demand for business and leisure travel between Guam and Japan, United Airlines (UAL)...

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