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The 673d Medical Operations Squadron Dermatology clinic provides tips to prevent the onset of skin cancer like generously applying sunscreen that is SPF 30 or higher, wearing protective clothing, seeking shade when the sun’s rays are the strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.; and monitoring any changes in your body. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Sheila deVera) Melanoma, the "ugly duckling" lesion
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, one in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer in their lifetime. One of the more worrisome types of skin cancer is melanoma.Melanoma is a skin cancer that grows in pigment-making cells, called melanocytes.  It is potentially life threatening and often begins as an "ugly duckling"
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2015
As the largest military working dog facility in the Air Force, the 11th Security Support Squadron trains 32 K-9s on controlled aggression techniques, building searches, bomb/drug detection and handler protection. (U.S. Air Force photo-illustration by Staff Sgt. Chad C. Strohmeyer) K-9 handlers: Pursuing the enemy
With the largest military working dog facility in the Air Force, the 11th Security Support Squadron trains 32 K-9s on controlled aggression techniques, building searches, bomb/drug detection and handler protection.
0 7/29
2015
Senior Airman Meaghan Holley conducts mission operations June 30, 2015. Holley was named one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year in an announcement from the Air Force Personnel Center Monday, July 27, 2015. NASIC Airman named one of AF's top 12
A National Air and Space Intelligence Center Airman was named one of the Air Force's Top 12 Airmen of the Year in an announcement from the Air Force Personnel Center Monday, July 27, 2015.Senior Airman Meaghan Holley, a native of Duluth, Minn., was selected by a special board at the AFPC and is now authorized to wear the Outstanding Airman of the
0 7/29
2015
Col. Sharon R. Bannister accepts command of the 79th Medical Wing from Maj. Gen. Darryl W. Burke, Commander of the Air Force District of Washington  on Tuesday, July 28, at 9 a.m. at the Ceremonial Lawn on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, District of Columbia.  (Photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Davis, AFDW PA) New Commander for the 79th Medical Wing
Colonel Sharon Bannister assumed command of the 79th Medical Wing (79 MDW) on Tuesday, July 28, at 9 a.m. at the Ceremonial Lawn on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, District of Columbia.The event was hosted by Maj. Gen. Darryl W. Burke, Air Force District of Washington Commander."I can't adequately express how honored and humbled I am to
0 7/27
2015
Captain Katherine Brock, Air Force District of Washington’s Ceremonies and Protocol directorate is an AFDW Capital Airman. Air Force District of Washington Capital Airmen have made a difference in their unit by their outstanding performance. Capital Airmen, selected by AFDW leaders, epitomize the pride, teamwork, and success that drive the AFDW mission. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Matt Davis) Air Force District of Washington Capital Airman: Captain Katherine Brock
Captain Katherine Brock, an Air Force District of Washington Capital Airman, has a unique opportunity that not many get to experience every day. As a protocol officer in AFDW's Ceremonies and Protocol directorate, Brock has a direct role in how the rest of the country sees our military.Originally from Spring, TX, Brock joined the Air Force because
0 7/23
2015
Senior Airman Daniel Spaulding, Air Force District of Washington contracting specialist, participate in a 5K Fun Run to kick off the Combined Federal Campaign on Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, Oct. 6, 2014. The National Capital Area CFC runs Oct. 6 through Nov. 17 raising money for a variety of charity organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Matt Davis) Summer Fitness Safety
Summer is one of the best times of the year for Airmen and their families to be active, but precautions can be essential to having a safe season."During hot-weather exercise, watch for signs and symptoms of heat-related illness," said Jamison Kesselring, Air Force District of Washington ground safety manager. "If you ignore these symptoms, your
0 7/20
2015
Default Air Force Logo DOD Announces Winners of the 2015 Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today the 2015 recipients of the Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence:U.S. Army Garrison Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, GeorgiaMarine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North CarolinaNaval Air Station Pensacola, FloridaJoint Base Andrews, MarylandDLA Distribution Susquehanna,
0 7/07
2015
Members of the United States Air Force Honor Guard post the nation’s Colors while the Air Force band performs behind them during a performance at the Macy’s Fireworks Show on July 4, 2015. This performance was part of a larger five-day tour in New York City to represent the Air Force on the nation's birthday (U.S. Air Force photo/1Lt. Esther Willett). Air Force Band mobilizes its largest contingent in its history
Multiple waves of bandsmen flooded New York City over the Fourth of July holiday in the largest mobilization of the band's history.154 Airmen, including 122 bandsmen, 4 honor guard members, 8 drivers, supporting crews, and senior leaders attended and performed at seven events to represent the Air Force in honor of Independence Day from July
0 7/05
2015
The Ceremonial Brass, led by conductor Col. Larry Lang, performs for NBC’s “Today” show on July 4, 2015. This performance was part of a larger five-day tour in New York City to represent the Air Force on the nation's birthday (U.S. Air Force photo/SMSgt. Bob Kamholz). Air Force Band and Honor Guard celebrate Fourth of July in NYC
The United States Air Force Band and Honor Guard performed multiple times in New York City to represent the Air Force on the nation's birthday from July 1-5.The tour included performances for NBC's "Today" show, Fox 5's "Good Day New York," and the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show."Our goal is to make people proud of our Air Force and the
0 7/05
2015
The United States Air Force Singing Sergeants and Honor Guard perform at New York City's Citi Field on July 2, 2015 before the Mets’ game. This performance was part of a larger five-day tour in New York City to represent the Air Force on the nation's birthday (U.S. Air Force photo/1Lt. Esther Willett). Air Force Singing Sergeants and Honor Guard perform at Citi Field

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2015
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