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Sustaining Soldier Health and Performance in Somalia: Guidance for Small Unit Leaders
Sustaining Soldier Health and Performance in Somalia Guidance for Small Unit Leaders Author:U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine and Walter Reed Army Institute of Research Staff, et al. The BDU pocket-sized, desert colored handbook was developed specifically for military personnel deploying to Somalia during Operation Restore Hope and was intended as a guide and reference for U.S. military small unit commanders and NCOs. It includes information for sustainment of health and performance throught predeployment, deployment, opera... more »tions and redeployment. It addresses a broad range of important health issues, including nutrition, hydration, managing work and environmental exposure, avoiding disease hazards, and maintaining morale. This handbook and others to follow during Desert Storm helped contribute to the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command receiving a Presidential Unit Citation.« less
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Pertinent to anyone deploying to the northeastern African coast where one encounters a very harsh climate, exposure to disease risk, and stresses associated with peacekeeping during, and the psychological burdens of witnessing an unfolding human tragedy.