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Consider your food safely cooked when the internal temperature gets high enough to kill germs. You can check the temperature of your food by using a food thermometer. (U.S. Navy file photo)

Summer safety: Tips to prevent food poisoning

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June 25, 2018
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Summertime is filled with special occasions focused on family, friends, and food. While cookouts and picnics are fun, food preparation and storage is a serious...
Christine Altendorf, the director of Installation Management Command Pacific welcomes Col. Monica Washington, the incoming garrison commander during a change-of-command ceremony at Yongsan Garrison, Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 22, 2018. (MARCUS FICHTL/STARS AND STRIPES)
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New commander takes lead as Yongsan transition nears final stages

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June 23, 2018
YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea — A new commander of the Army’s home in Seoul will oversee a transition that’s nearing its end as troops move south to facilities on Camp Humphreys.

Preventing suicide among LGBT Veterans

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June 23, 2018
Suicide prevention is VA’s highest clinical priority. Our most vulnerable Veteran communities, including LGBT Veterans, face some of the biggest obstacles in seeking help.

Listen up, people! Head off base and hit a concert in Korea!

Travel
June 21, 2018
Folks, Here's have a fresh list of concert listings, so take a look and make plans to check out a concert.  (This was updated June 215) Music Festivals DMZ Peace Train Mus
The “Stop the Bleed” app, available for iPhone and Android, can help bystanders save lives in the event of an emergency. DoD photo

New app teaches citizens to ‘Stop the Bleed,’ save a life

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June 22, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. -- Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event -- natural disaster, vehicle accident, or violent attack -- is now right at the touch of...

Take a look at what's happening on your base!

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June 22, 2018
Editor's Note: Take a look at what's happening on your base. Events are as accurate as possible at press time. Since times or event schedules can change, please verify events...