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- A Culture of Fitness. Bennett, Tim // Officer;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p22
The article reports on the launch of a virtual health program called Healthy Living Program for Reservists, by the U.S. Air Force Reserve. This program will be Web-based through the Air Force portal under the Air Force Fitness Management System. It takes into account the type of exercises which...
- Inspectors Begin Tracking Unit Fitness Programs. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Oct2004, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p25
The article focuses on the U.S. Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC) inspector general that began evaluating units' implementation of the Air Force Fitness Program during unit compliance inspections in August 2004. Under the new fitness program, commanders assume more responsibility for validating...
- Chapter 16: Soldier and Family Wellness Across the Life Course: A Developing Role for Social Workers. Parker, Mike W.; Call, Vaughn R. A.; Barko, William F.; Daley, James G. // Social Work Practice in the Military;1999, p255
Chapter 16 of the book "Social Work Practice in the Military" is presented. It describes a new health promotion role for military social workers that is currently being established at the U.S. Army's premier leadership school. It also emphasizes the efficacy of a life course perspective in the...
- Military Makes the Best Of Limited Funding. Shaver, Jennipher // Fitness Business Pro;Jan2006, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p38
The article focuses on the separate effort by the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy to promote the importance of fitness to their staff, despite limited funding. The Navy Morale, Welfare and Recreation is launching a program titled "Stay Healthy, Stay Fit, Stay Navy" which hopes to encourage healthy...
- Change of Heart: Regarding the Fit to Fight Program. Knorr, Steve // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Oct2004, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p28
The article focuses on Fit to Fight program that made one to be in shape. At first one could manage a quarter of a mile before one's breathing system would shut down and one had to quit. However, since one did not want to look bad during his assessment, one continued to exercise on a daily...
- Smallpox vaccine program evolves. Elliott, Scott // Airman;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p8
This article reports that the U.S. military members have been receiving inoculations against the smallpox virus since December 2002, when U.S. President George W. Bush directed people in high-threat areas to be vaccinated. Initially, the Air Force targeted medical professionals and designated...
- U.S. Air Force Personnel on Active Duty. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p212
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- The profession of arms. Fogleman, Ronald R. // Airpower Journal;Fall95, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p4
Reminds Air Force soldiers to earnestly place service before self in all they do. Reforming the Officer Voluntary Assignment System; Praises for Lieutenant General Benjamin O. Davis.
- Doctrinal frontiers... Builder, Carl H. // Airpower Journal;Winter95, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p6
Reports on the importance of following up the topic of doctrinal frontiers. Statement from the Air Force Manual (AFM) 1-1; History of war tactics; More.