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Smile Healthy Today: Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate

Smile Healthy Today: Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate

Winners of the Wiesbaden Dental Clinic’s art contest celebrate their awards at a reception in the clinic Feb. 22. The youths in grades kindergarten through fifth grade drew posters to illustrate the theme of “Smile Healthy Today” during Children’s Dental Health Month.

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Chantel Wynn displays picture-perfect technique in freestyle competition during the European Forces Swim League, Tyrolean Division Championships in Wittlich Jan. 27.

Wahoos clinch fourth consecutive title

Wiesbaden Wahoos dominated in the water and took home their fourth consecutive division championship title at the recent European Forces Swim League, Tyrolean Division Championships in Wittlich Jan. 27.

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Sports Shorts – February 14, 2013

Volleyball Officials Clinic Learn the fundamentals of being a volleyball…

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The Bavarian military community’s Joshua Grether lands a blow to the face of Wiesbaden’s Levi Aylsworth during their heavyweight fight.

Bountiful bouts: Fight fans treated to action-packed evening

The home team returned in Bout two with middleweight Tylus Rodgers finishing off the Bavarian military community’s Dustin Reed one minute and 35 seconds into the first round.

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Stopping bullying: Wiesbaden boxers share message of respect

Stopping bullying: Wiesbaden boxers share message of respect

When Sgt. 1st Class Adam Martinez was growing up, his father taught him how to box so he could protect himself and his sister from bullies.

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Condoms: personal protection for sexual health

According to the August 2010 issue of the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center’s Medical Surveillance Monthly Report, STI’s continue to occur at relatively high rates in U.S. military populations.

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Folic acid: essential for a healthy baby

The baby’s neural tube is formed in the first month of pregnancy — before a woman knows she is pregnant. Taking folic acid before and during pregnancy reduces the risk of common and serious NTDs by 50-70 percent.

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Read Across America: Special events aimed at encouraging lifelong habit

Read Across America: Special events aimed at encouraging lifelong habit

Research has shown that children who are motivated and spend more time reading do better in school — and success in school opens doors to future opportunities.

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