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Joining the military doesn't have to be a stressful process. So why do some people have a stressful experience and some have a great experience? I believe joining the military can and should be a great experience with little or no stress.

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Privates NetaIrene Farrell and Genevieve Evers Woodhaven

Women's History Month is a time to reflect on the accomplishment of women in the past and encourage advancement in the future.

Military recruits take their oath.

Here are the 3 most important ways you can navigate your way from recruitment through service to make the most of your enlistment.

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The Army Reserve is short on trainers, including drill sergeants.

ASVAB study group.

Your ASVAB scores determine what occupations you qualify for in the military.

Airman medical examination

These standards generally apply to all branches of the military. None of them are automatic disqualifiers, just red flags.

At attention in Navy barracks.

Just when you think you can't keep your eyes open any longer, your drill instructor will tell everyone to hit the rack.

Air Force delayed enlistment recruits

Air Force height and weight charts.

A group of basic trainees perform formation and parade drills in preparation of their graduation on Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. Cecilio Ricardo/U.S. Air Force

It's no secret that basic military training is extremely demanding. It will exhaust you in more ways than you thought possible.

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