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Your Navy TODAY – Arabian Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Misawa, Japan

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and Civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, …

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Bath Salts: It’s Not a Fad…It’s a Nightmare

By Lt. George Loeffler, Psychiatry Resident, Naval Medical Center San Diego Recently, many of you have seen Navy Medicine’s campaign on the dangers of synthetic amphetamine-like drugs known as bath salts. The video reflects firsthand accounts observed and reported by patients during a case series conducted in late 2011. I …

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Sexual Harassment and Violence at the Military Service Academies

Today the Department of the Defense released the annual report of Sexual Harassment and Violence at the Military Service Academies DOD Evaluates Sexual Harassment and Prevention Response Efforts at Military Academies The Department of Defense (DoD) today released key findings from the Academic Program Year (APY) 2011-2012 “Annual Report on …

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#NavyAnswers: Anti-ship Cruise Missiles

In a recent all hands call the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert and the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens called upon the fleet for questions. This topic, written by Rear Adm. Mathias Winter, Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, is one of many …

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Navy Working Uniform

Below is a message that was sent from US Fleet Forces Commander Adm. Bill Gortney to commanding officers and command master chiefs regarding the flame resistant qualities of our Navy Working Uniform (Type 1):  UNCLASSIFIED// RAAUZYUW RUCBCLF0008 3470737-UUUU–RHMCSUU. ZNR UUUUU R 120737Z DEC 12 FM COMUSFLTFORCOM NORFOLK VA TO COMPACFLT …

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