This publication supersedes FM 21-10, 22 November 1988. The purpose of this publication is to assist individual service members, unit commanders, unit leaders, and field sanitation teams (FSTs) in preventing disease and nonbattle injury (DNBI). The publication provides information on preventive medicine measures (PMM) for the individual service member as well as essential information for the unit commander, unit leaders, and the FST on applying unit-level PMM. The medical threats covered here are heat, cold, arthropods and other animals, poisonous plants and toxic fruits, food and waterborne diseases, toxic industrial chemicals and materials, noise, nonbattle injury, and the unfit service member.
FM 21-10/MCRP 4-11.1D