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The simple act of washing your hands will decrease the risk of illness for you and your family this holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Michelle Gigante)

Four tips for staying healthy this holiday season

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December 16, 2017

The Military Health System can’t guarantee you’ll have a holly, jolly holiday season.

Lance Cpl Nicholas Hettinga, 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, prepares to pilot a 3-D printed unmanned aircraft system, or drone, during a Sept. 27, 2017, test flight at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. (Photo Credit: David McNally, ARL Public Affairs)

Army partners with Marine Corps on 3-D printed drones

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December 16, 2017

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Traumatic brain injuries can happen anywhere. Regardless of how or when, all TBIs need medical attention, experts warn. (Photo courtesy of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center)

Invisible wound, visible effects: TBIs need medical help – and the sooner, the better

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December 16, 2017

From falling on a slippery sidewalk to being exposed to an explosive blast, traumatic brain injuries can happen to anyone, anywhere.

A drill instructor figurine, part of a much larger statue, holds a steady salute on its day of unveiling at the National Marine Corps Museum in Triangle, Virginia, Dec. 13, 2017. At Their Core, one of three statutes that were unveiled, was crafted by Kris Kuksi for Marine Corps Recruiting Command’s Battles Won brand idea, but also to represent the irreducible fighting spirit of Marines. Kuksi is an artist contracted to work with MCRC's contracted advertisement agency, J. Walter Thompson.

MCRC unveils three iconic Battles Won sculptures

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December 16, 2017

TRIANGLE, Va. -- A nearly seven-foot, bronze-colored United States Marine stands battle ready.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Cartier Johnson, left, and Airman 1st Class Charles Gaines, 20th Security Forces Squadron bike patrolmen, patrol base housing at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Nov. 15, 2017. Every bike patrol shift consists of two patrolmen who watch over base housing every day from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. (ASHLEY MALDONADO/U.S. AIR FORCE)

Military stateside housing allowances to rise only 0.7 percent

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December 16, 2017

See charts of 2018 stateside BAH rates

JSDF, U.S. military conduct Japanese and U.S. Medical Expert Exchange Event

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December 16, 2017

CAMP NAHA, Okinawa, Japan -- U.S. military personnel with 3rd Medical Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group; 18th Medical Group, 18th Wing Support Squadron and U.S.