The Defense Department is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.
Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 may hold treatment in their veins that could help others who are critically ill with the respiratory infection.
Air Force veteran Patrick Bright, 55, a police officer with the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, nearly died from COVID-19. Then he received a new treatment called convalescent plasma.
Some practices adopted during the COVID-19 pandemic have benefitted the troops and may be continued after it abates, Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper said during a virtual town hall meeting.
The cross-functional Forward Assessment Sustainment Team, or FAST 1 from the 1st Infantry Division Sustainment Brigade, recently completed its mission in Detroit and returned home to Fort Riley, Kansas.
The 100th Force Support Squadron post office at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, has continuously provided mail services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Marines and sailors assigned to the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, who formed the command element for U.S. Northern Command's COVID-19 response, returned to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Handling the symptoms of stress and anxiety during the pandemic begins at home with self-care, a panel of medical experts said.
Military medical experts expect the need for mental health care to increase because of stress, anxiety and other psychological symptoms during the pandemic.
On Victory in Europe Day, or V-E Day, Germany unconditionally surrendered its military forces to the Allies, including the United States.
Imagine spending all day, every day, practicing trick shots with a shotgun, taking out 10 moving targets with a pistol in six seconds flat, or perfecting your shot toward a target the size of a period.
For service members who carry out the bravest and most selfless acts in combat, the military bestows its most esteemed valor awards: the Medal of Honor, the Service Crosses and the Silver Star.
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