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New honorary commanders inducted

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Senior Airman Grace Lee Honorary commanders chat with Luke Air Force Base leaders Oct. 17 during social hour in Hangar 431 at Luke Air Force Base prior to their official induction ceremony. The honorary commander program partners leaders in business and the community with Luke leaders resulting in a strong bond between the community and…

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Punishment costly for drinking, driving, using drugs

Posted March 6, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

It’s unfortunate when it happens — an Airman making the choice to drink and drive or use drugs that are illegal in the Air Force. When hearing the story of those who drank and drove or used drugs, the thought that may come to mind is, “That will never be me.” But, when peer pressure…

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Don’t get hooked by phishers

Posted June 12, 2015 by Courtesy of af.mil

Fast cash promises on popular social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are causing major problems for service members. Phishing scams have continued to evolve in an attempt to keep up with progressing technology. Today, some phishing scams have been using social media outlets to fool users into revealing sensitive and personal information at…

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Without batting an eye

Posted May 11, 2012 by Staff Sgt. Darlene Seltmann

Airman 1st Class Taylor Leblanc, 56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Optometry technician, receives a slit lamp examination to check ocular heath at the clinic Apr. 12. The slit lamp is an instrument consisting of high-intensity light that can be focused to shine a thin sheet of light into the eye.

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Fit Warrior of the Week – July 6, 2012

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I honestly just like staying in shape. Plus, beating a bunch of 18-year-olds in a run is always fun.

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‘On house’ medical services not really free

Posted September 14, 2012 by by Capt. JAMES SCHUHS

How many times have you heard that those in the military receive “free” medical care? Well, it is free isn’t it?

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Improving pushups simple routine using form, repetition

Posted January 18, 2013 by Airman 1st Class GRACE LEE

Staff Sgt. Jason Colbert Michael Hunt, 56th Force Support Squadron fitness assessment technician, demonstrates a proper pushup Jan. 8 at Luke Air Force Base. The Air Force physical fitness assessment requires males and females to perform a number of proper pushups in one minute to prove their fitness level. Being able to do a proper…

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Abuse, disposal of prescription drugs big problems

Posted March 22, 2013 by Capt. HEE LEE, 56th Fighter Wing Legal and Capt. CHARLES EMHOFF, 56th Medical Support Squadron

Abuse of prescription drugs is the fastest growing drug problem in the United States, and unfortunately, this trend is reflected in the military including the Air Force. To combat this problem, the Defense Department has expanded drug testing to include testing for commonly abused prescription drugs. This increased testing has been underway since May 1,…

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Luke water safe by EPA standards

Posted June 28, 2013 by 56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight

The drinking water at Luke Air Force Base is deemed safe by Environmental Protection Agency standards, according to a report released this month by the 56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Bioenvironmental Engineer Flight. The study, an annual Consumer Confidence Report on drinking water quality, is available on the Luke AFB website. The report describes the presence…

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Street Beat – October 25, 2013

Posted October 25, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Travis Dulworth

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents Oct. 11 through 18. Tickets Security forces issued citations for 10 moving and one nonmoving violations. Traffic-related incidents Oct. 12: Security forces responded to a report of a major vehicle accident at the intersection of Glendale Avenue and Litchfield Road. There were no injuries. Glendale police…

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