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  1. Face of Defense: 'Miracle Mom' Marks Baby's First BirthdayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Official Wire News

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas, Feb. 23, 2015 - When a terminally ill Army wife gave birth to a healthy boy here, doctors called it a modern-day medical miracle. A year later, Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo is still alive and sharing quality time with her son, Luke, and doctors are hard-pressed to come up with another description.

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  2. 'Miracle' mom sees baby's first birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The United States Army

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- When a terminally ill Army wife gave birth to a healthy boy here, doctors called it a modern-day medical miracle. A year later, Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo is still alive and sharing quality time with her son, Luke, and doctors are hard-pressed to come up with another description.

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  3. Col. Michael J. Hester takes over as new Fort Bliss Garrison commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | El Paso Times

    Col. Michael J. Hester, left, receives the post colors from Maj. Gen. Lawarren V. Patterson, the deputy commanding general for operations for Installation Management Command at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, during an assumption-of-command ceremony on Tuesday at Fort Bliss.

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  4. Mail, identities stolen in Liberty CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Click2Houston

    ... mail stolen from post offices follows dozens of complaints about identity theft. Samantha Ptashkin reports. SAM HOUSTON PARKWAY WILL HOLD A HEARING ON MONDAY TO DISCUSS HIS RACING SUSPENSION. NOW TO A CRIME WE TOLD YOU ABOUT LAST NIGHT, THIEVES ...

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  5. Army: Bergdahl reports are untrue, no decision madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He is now assigned to a desk job at U.S. Army North at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, while he awaits the outcome of the Army's review. Then-Spc. Bergdahl was accused of leaving his patrol base alone and ...

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  6. Army denies final decision on Bowe Bergdahl has been madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... mo Bay, Cuba, in May for his release. He is currently assigned to U.S. Army North at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

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  7. Army: Bowe Bergdahl reports are untrueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He is now assigned to a desk job at U.S. Army North at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, while he awaits the outcome of the Army's review. Then-Spc. Bergdahl was accused of leaving his patrol base alone and ...

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  8. William J. Russell shares his experience as a wartime medicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Willits News

    Willits resident William J. Russell was drafted in 1954 at the age of 21. He spent two years in the infantry at Ford Ord, He returned to military life in 1958 to serve in the Army Medical Corps. In Russell's second military stint he was stationed again at Ford Ord and then at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

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  9. William E. "Bill" ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | The Medina Gazette

    ... but had accepted a commission in the Army Medical Corp - until on our way from Connecticut to report to Fort Sam Houston, Texas, a friend called him about an aritcle in Time or Newsweek Magazine, stating that people with their left ring finger ...

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  10. Corpsmen School Sailors Throw Holiday Celebration for KidsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Sailors from Navy Medicine Training Support Center's Petty Officer Association hosted a brunch with Santa Dec. 20 at Joint Base San Antonio, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Navy, Army, and Air Force staff from the Medical Education and Training Campus were all invited to bring their little ones.

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  11. Largest Military Medical Facility in Department of Defense Selects...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... as well as sporting events and diplomatic meetings. SAMMC is located on Joint Base San Antonio, Fort Sam Houston, Texas and is the busiest inpatient medical facility in the Department of Defense. A world-class medical center, SAMMC serves more than ...

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  12. Bowe Bergdahl court-martial would require an honorable dischargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... away that day. Soldiers from Sgt. Bergdahl's unit have accused him of desertion. Sgt. Bergdahl is now at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, assigned to the company headquarters, where he was interviewed last August by Gen. Dahl. Also present was the soldier's ...

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  13. Herman ClemansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... basic training at Lackland AFB, San Antonio, Texas. Following a short period of medical training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, he was stationed with the 5005th Hospital Group, Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, Alaska. He served there through June 1953 when he ...

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  14. Army Medicine prepared for Ebola threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The United States Army

    ... of Defense's activation of a 30-person Ebola rapid response medical team, led by U.S. Northern Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, is now in place to bolster civilian hospital efforts to combat domestic cases of Ebola. The joint team will include 20 ...

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  15. Corpsmen Take Top Sailors at Navy Medicine Education, Training CommandRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Three hospital corpsmen selected as Navy Medicine Education and Training Command 2014 Sailors of the Year during an award ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, Nov. 21. Breaking out of the four days of competition and selection board, Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Don Giuy and Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Billy Juniel, both hailing from Navy Medicine Training Support Center, San Antonio, took Senior and Junior Sailor, respectively. Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Maya Torrence, Navy Medicine Professional Development Center in Bethesda, Maryland, received Blue Jacket Sailor of the Year.

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  16. Training Triggers Strength Gains for Wounded TroopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 20, 2014 - Wounded and injured service members are getting pumped up about a cutting-edge strength training program at Brooke Army Medical Center here. Johnny Owens, chief of the Human Performance Optimization Program, adjusts a setting on a tourniquet worn by Marine Corps Staff Sgt.

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  17. Air Force veteran to IT: - Live your dreams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | ITworld

    ... two months in a military hospital in Okinawa, he was flown in 1974 to the Institute of Surgical Research at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, where he underwent 15 operations. He was told he'd never again fly. Two years later, after being released from the ...

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  18. Air Force Veteran to IT: 'Live Your Dreams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | CIO

    ... two months in a military hospital in Okinawa, he was flown in 1974 to the Institute of Surgical Research at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, where he underwent 15 operations. He was told he'd never again fly. Two years later, after being released from the ...

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  19. Navy Physician Provides Ebola Treatment Expertise to DoD TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 27, 2014 - The Defense Department's unprecedented mission of establishing a 30-member team to rapidly and effectively respond to any potential Ebola virus outbreak in the U.S. has brought some of the U.S. military health system's best medical professionals together. Navy Cmdr.

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  20. U.S. Military Trains Domestic Ebola TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas-The U.S. military is training a small team of medical specialists to help respond to domestic Ebola cases, the latest in the government's stepped-up effort to prevent the spread of the disease.

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