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Get the latest public health news right here! We post our quarterly newsletters, monthly quick hits on relevant topics, and other important news from across NMCPHC.

November’s Reporter "Disease Surveillance Training Available" - News and Tips for the DRSi User
This month's Reporter includes links to access all the topics we have presented on this last year. Don’t forget to get your CME credits! There are additional resources for using DRSi. There is no webinar scheduled for November, however, additional information can be found in the Reporter by clicking here.
Quick Hit - Diabetes: Prevent, Delay and Control
November is National Diabetes Awareness Month in the U.S. It is estimated over 1,200 active duty Sailors and Marines were diagnosed with diabetes in 2017 which can cause a decrease in mission and fleet readiness. If not managed properly, diabetes can lead to health problems over time such as vision loss, heart disease, kidney disease and much more. Start your journey today to prevent, delay and control! Click here to take time to educate yourself on the basic of the disease.
The Road to Holiday Fitness - Quick Hit
The road to the holidays can be riddled with potholes and traffic jams, but with proper planning you can map your way to holiday fitness. Click here to check out our favorite tips for staying on track during the holiday hustle and bustle in this month's Quick Hit!
Seasonal Influenza - Quick Hit

Influenza season in the United States typically peaks in January and February, but can begin as early as October. Start getting ready now to ensure you stay healthy and mission ready during this upcoming flu season with this Quick Hit.

Check out what's new in military public health with updates from NMCPHC
NMCPHC Updates
  • Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
  • Preventive Medicine Unit Holds Change of Charge Ceremony
  • NMCPHC HPW Newsletter September 2018
  • DRSi Newsletter - The Reporter


Public Health in the News
  • Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS) - dvidshub.net
  • Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit Five Sailors Clean Up Local Bay - dvidshub.net
  • Malaria Candidate Vaccine Proves Effective - Navy.mil


NMCPHC Upcoming Training & Conferences
  • November 1 & November 6: Navy Tobacco Cessation Facilitator
  • November 5 - 7 & November 8: Spirometry Training Course
  • September 25: DRSi Webinar - Introduction to the New DRSi
  • September 17 - 21: DOEHRS-IH Training


...and much more! Read the full August 2018 edition of What's New in Public Health here: https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/43269

Whats New in Public Health - August 2018

NMCPHC Updates

* Preventive Health Toolbox

* Quick Hit - Summer Safelist

* NMCPHC Health Promotion & Wellness Annual Report 2017

* An Appointment Missed by You is an Appointment Missed by Two

* DRSi Newsletter - The Reporter  

Public Health in the News

* NMOTC Holds Change of Command - dvidshub.net

* Naval Hospital Jacksonville Nurse Selected as a 2018 Tillman Scholar - Navy.mil

* Military Doctors Conduct Infectious Training in Panama - Health.mil

NMCPHC Upcoming Training & Conferences

* August 16: Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Trainings

* August 7 - 9 & August 10: Spirometry Training Course

* August 28: DRSi Webinar - Introduction to the New DRSi

* August 6 - 10 & August 13 - 17: DOEHRS-IH Training

* September 24 - 26: Exposure Monitoring Course

...and much more! Read the full August 2018 edition of What's New in Public

NMCPHC Command Newsletter - Summer 2018 Edition

We are pleased to share the latest edition of the NMCPHC Command newsletter.

This edition addresses a variety of public health topics and programs.

Included articles:

* Public Health Center Publishes Annual Report on Health Promotion and Wellness Program

* Yellow Fever: What You Need to Know

* Navy Preventive Medicine Unit Hosts Mexican Navy In Support of RIMPAC Exercise

* Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit Two's Lactation Room-A Place for Breast Pumping in Combat Boots at Naval Station Norfolk

...and more! Click here to read the full newsletter:

Summer Safelist - Quick Hit
School’s out for the summer,” which means it’s the time of year for warm weather, family vacations and many celebrations. Click HERE to tune into NMCPHC’s "summer safe list" for tips and resources that will help you stay safe this season. 
Chronic Condition Health Education Toolbox Resources

The Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center's (NMCPHC) health promotion and wellness (HPW) department has launched the Chronic Condition Health Education Toolbox. Click here to check out this Quick Hit and learn how its improving access to health and wellness resources for the health education of service members, retired military and their families.

NOTE: For optimal viewing, open this link in Google Chrome or download the PDF within DVIDS. When using the download option, you must login to DVIDS first (from their homepage), then download the document.

Click here: https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/41586
Don't Stress the PCS

Change is an expected part of life, but that does not mean it’s always easy to deal with. Check out these tips to help you take the stress out of a PCS! Click here to read the full Quick Hit.

NOTE: For optimal viewing, open this link in Google Chrome or download the PDF within DVIDS. When using the download option, you must login to DVIDS first (from their homepage), then download the document.

Click here: https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/4162
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