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Q. How does the Affordable Care Act affect TRICARE? A. The Affordable Care Act doesn’t have a direct effect on TRICARE since...

TRICARE young adult premiums to increase Jan. 1

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Premiums for the Military Health System’s benefit plan for adult children between 21 and 26 years old have been announced. The...

24-hour access coming to WFC

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley KlineBeginning Nov. 16, the Fitness Access Program will allow individuals into the Warrior Fitness Center...

Flu vaccine available at Nellis AFB

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The 99th Medical Operations Squadron Allergy and Immunizations Clinic is offering the flu vaccine at the Mike O’Callaghan...

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Q: Does TRICARE pay for abortions? A: Yes, but only when the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest; or the mother’s life...

Coping with PTSD

ARLINGTON, Va. — As a disabled Air Force veteran living with post-traumatic stress from military sexual trauma, I’ve had my good days and bad...

99th MDG providers receive acupuncture training

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley KlineDr. Joseph Helms, Helms Medical Institute president, demonstrates how to use a pointer plus on...

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Q: Does TRICARE cover applied behavior analysis? A: TRICARE may cover Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) or other therapeutic services for beneficiaries with Autism Spectrum Disorder....

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Q: My mom is a surviving spouse using TRICARE for Life. If she gets a Medicare Part D plan through my late father’s workplace...

AF health officials stress need for breast cancer screenings

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. — According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women....