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  • Shedding light on PTSD

    Amidst the valor and camaraderie of military service, a stigmatized, unspoken battle can haunt the lives of the brave men and women who serve. Overlooked by the heroic tales of valor, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) stands as an invisible yet profound issue that continues to impact military

  • 47th Medical Group Booster Shots

    The 47th Medical Group has the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine available for all DOD beneficiaries ages five and older at Allergy and Immunization Clinic by appointment only.

  • Staying Toasty

    Members of the 47th Flying Training Wing gather in anticipation to hear a guest speaker. After a brief summary of events, Maj. Joy Spillers, a 47th Medical Group administrator, begins speaking and the room falls silent in attention.

  • XLer of the Week: Capt. Kimera Joseph

    Capt. Kimera Joseph, a 47th Healthcare Operations Squadron pediatrician, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer of the week” of Oct. 21, 2019 at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.

  • Laughlin Water Report Released

    Every year Laughlin AFB is mandated by the State of Texas and the Environmental Protection Agency to publish the annual water sampling results for Laughlin AFB’s and Laughlin AFB Recreation Area’s drinking water. These reports are designed to inform the consumer what is in their drinking water at

  • XLer of the Week: Senior Airman Chansol Kim

    Senior Airman Chansol Kim, 47th Medical Support Squadron commander support staff, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer” of the week, for the week of March 18, 2019, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.The “XLer” award, presented by Col. Todd Dyer, 47th Flying Training Wing vice commander, is

  • 47th MDG Airman creates library of miniatures

    Staff Sgt. Barbara Panama, 47th Medical Group uniform business office manager, inspects on of the clay miniatures on display in her office on Sept. 12, 2018 at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. Panama has been crafting miniatures since she was 12, and says creating things helps her focus her energy

  • Airman's Spotlight: Senior Airman June Bell

    For Senior Airman, soon-to-be Staff Sgt., June Bell, 47th Medical Group patient travel office NCO in charge, every day at the office is a chance for her to do the two things she loves the most: serve her country and take care of people.

  • Bioenvironmental: Laughlin’s climate inspector

    For most, one of the first few factors that determines if a location is livable would be availability of clean air and water; however, does one factor in the process required to ensure these expectations are met?