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Amended Senate NDAA closes prosecution gap for young sexual assault victims on military bases

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June 20, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas — An amendment attached to the Senate version of the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act could help bring justice to young victims of sexual assault living on...

Dr. Michael Kennedy (left), a family medicine provider at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, discusses the importance of proactive health readiness with Army Maj. Oscar Ochoa. With a focus of preventive prostate screening, healthy eating and physical fitness, Kennedy emphasized the importance of men to stay engaged in their health care and not to wait until the last minute to be seen by a primary care provider. (U.S. Army photo by Stacy Sanning)

Proactive health readiness key to Men's Health month

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June 20, 2018

As Men’s Health Month continues through June, the focus is on preventative care.

Ryan Kaono, a support agreement manager with the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, shares a laugh with a videographer during an interview while his service dog Romeo keeps a steady eye on the photographer. Romeo helps Kaono quickly recover from bouts of anxiety and night terrors related to enemy attacks while he was deployed to Saudi Arabia and Iraq. (U.S. Air Force photo by Armando Perez)

Living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder; a veteran's story (Part 1)

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June 20, 2018

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) -- Post-traumatic stress disorder carries him into the depths of fear and pain; reliving images of death and destruction.

Air Force officials are offering Airmen the chance to create their own recruiting video through the We Are Airmen 2018 Recruiting Video Contest. Now is your chance to showcase your creativity and pride to be an Airman in the United States Air Force! If you were a civilian thinking about joining the military, what kind of commercial would make you want to become an Airman? (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Chip Pons)

We Are Airmen: 2018 Recruiting Video Contest

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June 20, 2018
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas— Calling all storytellers!
U.S. Air Force photo/Scott M. Ash

Employee Assistance Program—One-Stop Resource for Support

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June 20, 2018
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFNS) -- The Air Force’s new Employee Assistance Program provides civilian employees and their families with free, confidential resource
The Marine Corps has updated its parental-leave policy, allowing primary and secondary caregivers to take more time off after a birth or adoption.  SHANNON KROENING/U.S. MARINE CORPS
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Marines give moms, dads more time off with update to parental-leave policy

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June 19, 2018

The Marine Corps has changed its parental-leave policy so that new mothers and fathers can spend more time with their children.