Diseases & Conditions 

Information on diseases and conditions of medical importance to the Army population including environmental and occupational hazards.


Altitude Illness

Information and resources on altitude illness and acclimatization.

Animal & Insect-Borne Diseases

animal diseases, insect-borne diseases, zoonoses, zoonotic, vector-borne, vector, insect

Cold Injury Prevention

Information and resources on cold weather injury prevention.

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

Information and resources pertaining to the Ebola virus.

Heat Illness Prevention & Sun Safety

Information and resources on heat illness prevention and sun safety.


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Every year in the U.S., 5% to 20% of the population gets the flu and about 36,000 people die as a result of flu-related illness. The flu season in the U.S. usually occurs during the winter months; however, cases can occur throughout the year.

MRSA - Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Some staph bacteria are resistant to antibiotics. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a type of staph that cannot be killed by certain commonly used antibiotics.

TBI - Traumatic Brain Injury

A Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is defined as a blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the normal function of the brain.


Information pertaining to vaccines, vaccine resources and vaccine-preventable diseases.