Health

If you can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitchen

If you can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitchen

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Kristof J. Rixmann
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Kaiserslautern Military Com-munity Fire Emergency Service members and American Red Cross members handed out two hundred free smoke detector batteries and fire safety information brochures to customers at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center May 10 at Ramstein Air Base.

May 17, 2018 ×

Community Corner — May 18, 2018

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. German Culture Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. TUESDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4:30 […]

May 17, 2018 ×
First Sergeant continues career after tumor, hearing loss

First Sergeant continues career after tumor, hearing loss

by Tech. Sgt. Veronica Pierce

70th Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing Public Affairs

May 11, 2018 ×

Community Corner — May 11, 2018

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY Key Spouse Initial Training: 4 to 7 p.m. TUESDAY Key Spouse Initial Training: 4 to 7 p.m. Reintegration Briefing: 1 to 2 p.m., IDRC […]

May 11, 2018 ×

Community Corner — May 4, 2018

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8a.m. to 4:30 p.m. German Culture Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. TUESDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. […]

May 3, 2018 ×
Two female ticks on a leaf. Photo by Neil Burton / Shutterstock.com

Protect your family against tick-borne illnesses this spring

by Regional Health Command Europe Public Affairs Office

Spring fever is in the air and as temperatures start to rise, we aren’t the only ones coming out of hibernation. Spring also lends itself to the return of ticks and tick-borne illnesses. Ticks can carry several potentially deadly diseases. Two of the most common are Lyme disease and tick-borne […]

April 19, 2018 ×

Community Corner — April 20, 2018

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. German Culture Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. TUESDAY Transition GPS Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4:30 […]

April 19, 2018 ×
Tech. Sgt. Michael Mayes, 86th Medical Squadron ophthalmology clinic noncommissioned officer in charge, inspects a patient’s eye at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Nov. 16, 2017. The clinic offers ophthalmology eye disease management and eye surgeries to military members, dependents, retirees and qualified Department of Defense civilians.

Bird’s-eye view: LRMC’s Ophthalmology Clinic

Story and photos by Senior Airman Savannah L. Waters
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force medical squadrons around the world do their best to ensure that service members’ medical needs are taken care of, and it’s certainly no different for Landstuhl Regional Medical Center’s Ophthalmology Clinic.

April 12, 2018 ×
Alcohol Awareness Month informs, promotes healthy lifestyle

Alcohol Awareness Month informs, promotes healthy lifestyle

by Erinn Burgess U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz
Public Affairs Office

The Army recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month as a time to promote self-awareness by encouraging people to take a look at their alcohol consumption and how it might be affecting their lives. During April, U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Army Substance Abuse Program aims to inform the community about the dangers of high-risk drinking, help people increase or maintain a healthy lifestyle and reduce alcohol-related incidents.

April 12, 2018 ×
U.S. members and NATO partners from 22 nations stand for a group photo during the Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit and NATO Science and Technology Organization technical course March 21 on Ramstein Air Base. This year’s theme focused on advances in aeromedical evacuation, human factors, clinical practice and emerging technology.

22 nations attend Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit

Story and photos by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Medical professionals from across the globe attended the Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit and NATO Science and Technology Organization technical course from March 19 to March 23 on Ramstein Air Base.

April 5, 2018 ×