Army public health experts offer expert advice for reducing MSK injuries

Story by Douglas Holl on 09/03/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. One of the challenges facing Army leadership as they transition to the new Army Combat Fitness Test, which will be fully implemented by October 2020, is preventing musculoskeletal training injuries. Physical training is necessary to develop and maintain the fitne
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Rio earns appointment to command sergeant major

Story by Clemens Gaines on 08/29/2019 Command Sgt. Maj. David Rio, from Oolitic, Indiana, knelt down as his son Owen slipped on the shoulder boards that signify his father's new position as a CSM. Rio will become the senior enlisted advisor and work directly for the commander of the 303d
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Chemical Corps Museum highlights CMA role in chemical weapons history

Story by Bethani Crouch on 08/26/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- A new exhibit at the U.S. Army Chemical Corps Museum at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, features the U.S. Army Chemical Materials Activity (CMA) role in chemical weapons history. The exhibit, installed June 17, highlights CMA's success in storing and
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This road-tested Army training plan can help you avoid injuries

Story by Douglas Holl on 08/22/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- For many participants, training for a longer race like the Army Ten-Miler involves discipline and dedication, but it's going to take more than a good pair of running shoes to avoid injuries -- runners need to have confidence and
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Exchange In-Store Pickup Service Brings Convenience to Military Shoppers

Story by Alexandra Pirkle on 08/20/2019 DALLAS Online shopping is more convenient than ever for Warfighters and their families with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service's buy online, pickup in-store service. Military shoppers can buy items at ShopMyExchange.com and pick them up at their local Exchange. The program expanded
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Army Public Health Center hosts public health, preventive medicine course

Story by Douglas Holl on 08/12/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- The Army Public Health Center hosted its fourth annual Public Health/Preventive Medicine Course at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst from July 27 to Aug. 2 with more than 500 attendees representing Department of Defense civilian and Army public health officer and
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