An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Feature Search

  • October is month of triple ribbon awareness

    Triple Ribbon Month is designed to bring awareness to three important causes: Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Red Ribbon Week. “All three had competing events,” said Stuart Bapties, Robins Health and Wellness Center director.  The three were combined into one

  • Famed Tigers families get to see portraits

    Lining the hallway of the Flying Tigers AVG display were 27 portraits of original American Volunteer Group Flying Tigers who died in combat or non-combat related scenarios. This was the first time in several years these paintings were on display together at the Museum of Aviation’s Eagle Building,

  • Missed appointments at MDG affect medical access 

    When a patient who has scheduled an appointment with the 78th Medical Group misses a visit with a medical provider, it can affect the ability of other patients to access critical medical care.  An appointment that is a ‘no-show’ is lost time and productivity. In addition, many times the patient

  • September is National Suicide Prevention Month

    September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness month, and in order to promote wellness amongst the community, the 78th Medical Group wanted to review frequently asked questions about suicide for our readers. Q. Does asking about suicidal thoughts and behavior lead to an increase in suicidal

  • Robins embraces heritage, diversity with celebrations

    Robins is always looking for ways to celebrate and embrace diversity, and this month two special observances will allow the base community to do just that.  Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off Thursday and runs through Oct. 15. Hispanic artifacts will be on display outside the Base Exchange Thursday

  • September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

    Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. It occurs when a child is well above the normal weight for his or her age and height. The number of people affected by obesity has risen rapidly during the past 30 years and has led the   World Health

  • Fruits and Veggies: More Matters!

    September is Fruits and Veggies – More Matters Month, which brings the focus on eating more fruits and vegetables all year round. More than 90 percent of both adults and children don’t eat the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables.  The Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend five cups (or

  • Shockwave to hit Thunder over Georgia

    Have you ever seen a Semi Truck race an airplane? Well here’s your chance. The most powerful truck in the world will be reaching speeds of over 350 mph while drag racing aircraft at the Thunder Over Georgia Air Show Oct. 1 and 2. The Shockwave Jet Truck is a custom built race truck equipped with

  • Food, Family and Fun to converge at Robins air show

    A lot of work has gone into planning Robins’ Thunder Over Georgia Air Show, Oct. 1 and 2. From securing aerobatic acts like the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds to providing a Kids Zone for the kids, the air show committee has ensured everything is covered. One of the committee’s key players is the