Health Promotions

Location: Building 1540, 188 Marrett St.
Phone: 781-225-6374
Email: 66.mds.hawc@us.af.mil
Hours: Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The HAWC closes at 11 a.m. on the first Friday of every month for training.

Health Promotions Program is dedicated to prevention and health enhancement. Health Promotions is open to all personnel with access to Hanscom AFB.
 
The following awareness, education, and intervention programs are offered through the Health Promotions:

Exercise Evaluation and Planning
Tobacco Cessation/Prevention
Fit Pregnancy Class
Nutrition Evaluation and Education
Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Stress Management
Injury Prevention Counseling/Consultation
Blood Pressure Screenings
Body Fat Measurements
Gait Analysis Screening – run/walk evaluations
Bod Pod Assessment
 
Health Promotions no longer has a registered dietitian due to Air Force-level cutbacks. Nutritional guidance and weight loss management are still offered. HPP does have an exercise physiologist that can be used for briefings, alternate exercise prescription while on profile and one-on-one appointments.

(Updated October 2016)