TRICARE's website states the company's mission is to "enhance the Department of Defense and our nation's security by providing health support for the full range of military operations and sustaining the health of all those entrusted to our care." I am a married 66-year-old veteran with three grown children.
One of the last things the Senate did before leaving town for August was pass the Food and Drug Administration user fee reauthorization act by a lopsided vote total. This was mostly a house keeping bill.
The Manchester Alumni Association will recognize its Distinguished Alumni Award winners June 10 at 6:30 p.m. at Prestwick Country Club, located at 2220 Raber Road. Association officials announced award recipients are: Elca Swigart, Ph.D., Class of 1957, Alumni Achievement Award; Dr. Vincent Sudimak, Class of 2001, Early Career Achievement Award; Al Knack, Class of 1973, Leadership Excellence Award; Joe Ashley, Class of 2000, Posthumous Panther Alumni Award; and Sam Reynolds, Outstanding Educator Award.
Sixty percent of veterans returning home suffer from hearing loss, tinnitus, or auditory disorders now considered the most prevalent injury among returning veterans. This is according to the Hearing Health Foundation.