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  • Sippy Cups and Your Child’s Teeth

    As soon as teeth appear in the mouth, decay can occur. One of the risk factors for early childhood caries (sometimes called baby bottle tooth decay or nursing mouth syndrome) is frequent and prolonged exposure of a baby's teeth to liquids, such as fruit juice, milk or formula, which all contain sugar. Dr. Rodriguez of the Whiteman Dental Clinic
  • Deployed bomb squadron completes seventh global power sortie

    The 393rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed B-2 Spirit bombers from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., took off late in the evening on Jan. 17 in support of a global power mission to Alaska. "A Polar lightning mission, a global power mission to Alaska, is the longest training mission we fly from Guam," said Maj. Steve Sims, 393rd EBS mission
  • B-2 pilots support different kind of DV tour

    On Jan.25, pilots from the 393rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed here with their B-2 Spirit stealth bomber from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., met at hanger one to support a different kind of distinguished visitor tour. That morning, 15 members of the Denver Broncos cheerleaders arrived at hanger one anxious to learn about the B-2 Spirit. "I
  • Whiteman Spirit Award

    Maj. Michael McDonald, 509th Operations Support Squadron, received the Whiteman Spirit Award from Col. John Robinson, 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, Jan. 28. Chief Master Sgt. Michael Klintworth, 509th OSS, nominated Major Michael McDonald for the award. On Oct. 7 2007 Major McDonald noticed an individual lying on the side of Gay street in
  • Shingles Vaccine for age 60 and over is here at the Medical Group’s Immunizations Clinic

    Whiteman AFB Immunizations Clinic is now offering Shingles vaccinations for all TRICARE beneficiaries that are age 60 and over. The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) recommends a one-time injection to prevent Shingles virus. Shingles, also know as Herpes Zoster, is a viral skin rash that is very painful and will often contain
  • 509ers lead the way

    The 509th Civil Engineer Squadron snow and ice removal team was recently named the 2007 Air Force Balchen/Post Award winner. The Air Force Balchen/Post award focuses on who has the best snow and ice removal program in the Air Force. "We won the Air Combat Command level award three years in a row, but the icing on the cake is this year's Air Force