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  • Is portion distortion out of control or managable?

    Portion sizes for foods have increased significantly over the past two decades. More than 66 percent of Americans are now considered overweight or obese. Not only do consumers want to get "their money's worth" in fast food establishments, but larger portions have also become the norm at home. If people look around, it seems other things are growing
  • Think before you drink: April is Alcohol Awareness Month

    The month of April is designated as Alcohol Awareness Month and the base Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Program team wants to encourage Andrews members to be mindful of alcohol abuse. "When many people think of an alcohol abuser, they tend to picture the stereotypical alcoholic in the movies, a middle-aged man sitting alone in a
  • Bolling legal office staff takes six AFDW awards

    Six members of the 11th Wing garnered Air Force District of Washington Judge Advocate General Awards, which were announced March 21. The 2007 winners from Bolling include Lt. Col. Dawn M. K. Zoldi, outstanding career armed services attorney; Capt. Candace L. Hunstiger, outstanding judge advocate; Senior Master Sgt. Patrick Vilmenay, outstanding
  • Annual Potomac River Cleanup

    The 20th Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup event is April 5 from 8 a.m. to noon at Giesboro Park Pavilion 1. Bolling will join forces with the Naval District of Washington for the cleanup. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at the marina. Volunteers may pre-register by logging on to www.cnic.navy.mil/ndw or by contacting Capt. Chris Bulson at
  • 25 NCR Airmen 'tack on' another stripe

    Twenty-five Bolling members will receive their promotions to a higher rank during the 11th Wing's monthly promotion ceremony March 28 at 3:30 p.m. in the Washington Dining Room of the Bolling Clubs. "I'm very proud of all the Airmen for their hard work and dedication to the Air Force mission," Chief Master Sgt. Randall Raper, 11th Wing command
  • What Andrews needs to know about Influenza

    Influenza, commonly called the "flu" is a respiratory illness caused by a virus and spreads from person to person. Each year in the United States five to 20 percent of the population gets the flu. Some people, such as senior citizens, children, and individuals with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications. Influenza