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Exercising on a hot, humid day can be dangerous, even deadly.

By Shan Ogletree, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / (FORT BENNING, Ga.)   Exercising on a hot, humid day can be dangerous, even deadly.  As the climate continues to stiffen,  training at Fort Benning becomes even more challenging.   For several years the Maneuver Center of Excellence has scheduled Physical Training runs and foot marches for early morning

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Medics become first to complete new Paramedic course on Fort Benning

Shown are students who completed the first Track II Paramedic course sponsored by Southern Union State Community College, Martin Army Community Hospital, and the Fort Benning Army Continuing Education Center. Front row (l-r) Sgt. Sabrina Hernandez, Sgt, Steve Miller, and Spc. Ryan Asca. Back row (l-r) Sgt. Thomas Werner, 1st Sgt. Richard Pike (instructor), Spc. Zachary Koekenberg, and Spc. David Fletcher (Photo courtesy of Fort Benning Army Continuing Education Center)

Submitted by Hillary Bailey, Fort Benning Education Services Office / FORT BENNING, Ga. – In the late Summer 2015, Sgt. 1st Class Jachen Smith, Martin Army Community Hospital, contacted the Fort Benning Education Center about the need for a local Paramedic program. Smith was passionate about having a program that would benefit the Army with highly-skilled Soldiers, and one that would

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Substance abuse program realigned

(Photo Credit: Courtesy Art)

By Reginald Rogers, Martin Army Community Hospital / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 19, 2016) — For years the Army Substance Abuse Program has been an installation asset and separate entity in treating Soldiers who are dealing with alcoholism and substance abuse issues. On Oct. 1, the program underwent changes to better align it with the Army Medical Command to provide

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