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  • Get involved in student health Get involved in student health

    Want to advocate for student health concerns, influence decisions around health services and initiatives, and gain valuable working knowledge of management and leadership? Then join our Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC)!

    SHAC works to improve Health & Wellness Services and Counseling and Psychological Services by acting as an advisory group to the executive director and serving as a liaison among students, student government, and administrators.

    SHAC will review programs and services, recommend new programs, and advise on financial matters. Students on SHAC also work closely with our staff to provide insightful feedback on services and initiates related to mental, physical, and emotional health.

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  • Physician's white coat with stethoscope and pens in pocket. Information on Measles

    Measles is a serious disease that causes a rash and fever. Measles is very contagious. It spreads when a person with measles breathes out, coughs, or sneezes. Anyone who is not vaccinated is much more likely to get measles if exposed. Measles can be dangerous, especially for young children. In rare cases, it can be deadly.

    SYMPTOMS OF MEASLES AND HOW IT SPREADS
    Measles often begins with a high fever, cough, runny nose, and red, watery eyes. After 3-5 days, a rash usually begins on the face and spreads to other parts of the body. You can catch measles from an infected person as … » More …

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  • student using hand sanitizer Protect yourself from flu

    We’re in the middle of a very active flu season and we’re starting to see cases of influenza at our medical clinic. Here’s how you can protect yourself from the flu and get the care you need!

    Know the symptoms

    Make sure you know the symptoms of flu and cold, and when to see a health care provider. Remember that flu viruses cannot be treated with antibiotics.

    If you feel sick, stay home

    You might not want to miss class, work, or other responsibilities, but the most important thing you can do is rest and avoid spreading germs to others.

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Current Health Notice

Bacterial Meningitis Information

Posted February 20, 2019 1:40 PM