Note that some careers, like pilots, have stricter vision requirements that may influence your career placement.
If you have a preexisting health condition and still wish to join the Air Force, your recruiter can help you consider the general guidelines for medical conditions and your eligibility for entrance into the Air Force.
The doctor at the Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS) can evaluate preexisting conditions and determine eligibility on a case-by-case basis.
See if your height falls within the acceptable range and manage your weight to meet our standards for male and female Airmen.
Be sure you are cleared for vigorous exercise by your physician before undertaking any intense physical activity or weight reduction program.