Health/Beauty

Are You Hurting Those You Love?

  The average smoker tries to quit 20 times before succeeding. Some people are motivated to stop smoking to improve their health. Others say they stopped smoking “cold turkey” for personal reasons. Whatever the reason, the bottom line is that it’s not easy to quit! You probably already know that smoking is bad for you,Continue Reading “Are You Hurting Those You Love?”

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Holiday Stress: Gyms on Base

It’s December and I’ve already indulged this season with savory foods, delectable deserts, shopping excursions and late nights.  My waistline is increasing slowly week by week and I’ve decided that I need to do something before January 1st. Why do we all wait for the New Year to make changes? Is it because it’s easierContinue Reading “Holiday Stress: Gyms on Base”

Health/Beauty

Fight Like a Girl: Breast Cancer Awareness

You know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, it’s hard not to know, those pink ribbons remind us.  From key chains to Yoplait lids, we’re bombarded with that image, that benign but pervasive image encouraging us to part with our money for a good cause.  But how many of us really understand what we’reContinue Reading “Fight Like a Girl: Breast Cancer Awareness”

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Flu Shots: What Does TRICARE Cover (and Where)?

Did you know that nine out of 10 healthy people who get a flu shot, don’t get the flu? It’s true, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Flu vaccinations are a TRICARE-covered benefit. Have you gotten yours, yet? [Learn where to get your flu shot, based on your TRICARE plan.] Don’t ForgetContinue Reading “Flu Shots: What Does TRICARE Cover (and Where)?”