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The Military Health System (MHS) is an interconnected network of Service Members whose mission is to support the lives and families of those who support our country. Everyday in the MHS advancements are made in the lab, in the field, and here at home. These are just a few articles highlighting those accomplishments that don't always make it to the front page of local papers.

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Navy Medicine Hosts Discussion on “Black Men in White Coats” Documentary

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2/16/2022
Military personnel posing for a picture

Across the United States, African Americans represent only two percent of all practicing physicians and 2.6 percent of dentists—despite comprising13 percent of the country.

MHS Video Connect Offers Convenience, Efficiencies for Providers

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2/16/2022
Army Lt. Col. (Dr.) Ryan Brennan

MHS Video Connect provides a safe and effective platform to virtually engage with patient “face-to-face”.

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A Deployed Dentist Recalls His 'One-Chair' Clinic in Afghanistan

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2/16/2022
Army Lt. Col. (Dr.) Andrew Gutierrez did a tour of duty as a dentist downrange in Afghanistan.

“The soldiers knew whether there was a dentist on base. Those who needed something found me.”

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Success Leaves Footprints: DHA Observes Black History Month

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2/16/2022
The Defense Health Agency celebrated Black History Month by hosting a panel discussion called, “success always leaves footprints.” The panelists shared stories of their cultural pride as black Americans and their perspectives on the lessons we can learn from studying black American history.

The DHA hosted a panel discussion called "success always leaves footprints," which highlighted the importance of studying black American history.

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Reduce Cancer Risk

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2/15/2022
Reduce Cancer Risk

About one of every three Americans will develop some form of malignancy during his or her lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Genes, lifestyle, and the environment work together to increase or decrease risk of getting cancer. Each person’s cancer risk is made up of a combination of these factors.

NHC Corpus Christi MHS GENESIS Launch

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2/15/2022
NHC Corpus Christi MHS GENESIS Launch

Navy Capt. Jessica Bain, NHC Corpus Christi commanding officer, is joined by Lt. Cmdr. Angelica Garcia, MHS GENESIS site lead, Amber Medina, site integration manager, and Colleen Rock, program integration analyst, to ceremoniously flip the switch, celebrating the full integration of MHS GENESIS, the next-generation electronic health record system , which was launched at the clinic on Jan. 22.

DOD jaw reconstruction surgery using 3D-printed teeth

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2/15/2022
DOD jaw reconstruction surgery using 3D-printed teeth

Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jaden Murry had nearly all of his lower jaw removed because of a tumor. The procedure was the DOD’s first ever immediate jaw reconstruction surgery using 3D-printed teeth.

NHC Corpus Christi celebrates MHS GENESIS launch

Article Around MHS
2/15/2022
Navy Capt. Jessica Bain, NHC Corpus Christi commanding officer, is joined by Lt. Cmdr. Angelica Garcia, MHS GENESIS site lead, Amber Medina, site integration manager, and Colleen Rock, program integration analyst, to ceremoniously flip the switch, celebrating the full integration of MHS GENESIS, the next-generation electronic health record system , which was launched at the clinic on Jan. 22

Naval Health Clinic Corpus Christi celebrated the launch of the next-generation electronic health record system – MHS GENESIS, with ceremonious flipping of the switch on the clinic’s quarterdeck Feb. 4.

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Reduce your risk of developing cancer

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2/15/2022
About one of every three Americans will develop some form of malignancy during his or her lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Genes, lifestyle, and the environment work together to increase or decrease risk of getting cancer. Each person’s cancer risk is made up of a combination of these factors.

Cancer is a group of diseases characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells. 

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World Hearing Day

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2/15/2022
World Hearing Day

Noise-induced hearing loss from exposure to hazardous noise on and off duty is the most common type of hearing injury for service members. You can protect your hearing for a lifetime by wearing hearing protection. #WorldHearingDay #HearingHealth #SafeListening https://hearing.health.mil/Prevention/Hearing-Protection-Devices

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National Dentist Day

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2/15/2022
National Dentist Day

#NationalDentistDay! Dental health is a key aspect of health and readiness for civilians and service members alike! Thank you to all the dentists ensuring our smiles are at their brightest.

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March

Army Dental Corps Anniversary

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2/15/2022
Army Dental Corps Anniversary

Happy 110th Anniversary to the Army Dental Corps! Thank you for all that you do to support solider health and readiness. #ArmyMedicine #ArmyDentalCorps

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March

Army Enlisted Medical Corps Anniversary

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2/15/2022
Army Enlisted Medical Corps Anniversary

135 years ago today, what we now know as the Army Enlisted Medical Corps was formed. Congratulations on yet another year of significant and valued service - Happy Anniversary! #ArmyMedicine

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March

Daylight Savings

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2/15/2022
Daylight Savings

Say goodbye to early nights and hello to longer days! It’s daylight savings, so remember to #SpringForward your clocks and soak up that extra hour of sunshine.

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March

National Poison Prevention Week

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2/15/2022
National Poison Prevention Week

Certain foods & plants, expired medicine, and cleaning chemicals can all be found in an average home and can also be poisonous to you or your pets, & children! This #PoisonPreventionWeek, make sure everything dangerous in your home is tucked away or properly disposed of.

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