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Gearing up for V Day: Safe sex is the best sex

Published: Feb 1st, 2015

Learn how to best protect yourself and your partner from sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and unintended pregnancy.

Get your blood pressure checked regularly

Are you the 1 in 5? High blood pressure in young adults a serious concern

Published: Feb 1st, 2015

This “silent killer” can put you at risk for heart attack, stroke, kidney failure and other serious conditions.

Fla. experiences moderate flu spread, local shots still available

Published: Jan 14th, 2015

“We recommend that all students get their flu shots as soon as possible. It can really make a difference.” ~Catherine Seemann, Communications Coordinator, SHCC

Money

Apply now for the Gareth Kerr Memorial Scholarship

Published: Jan 5th, 2015

Applicants should demonstrate interest, commitment and passion for the health and well-being of fellow students or the community.

Health Insurance Card

ATTENTION SPRING ADMITS: Mandatory Health Insurance Waiver deadline is Jan. 16

Published: Jan 1st, 2015

Students matriculating Summer B 2014 or later and enrolled at least half-time are required to provide proof of coverage through the online waiver system OR to purchase the UF Student Health Insurance Plan.

Cervical Cancer Awareness

Cervical Health Awareness Month: What you need to know

Published: Jan 1st, 2015

Learn about the importance of the HPV vaccine and screenings in the prevention of cervical cancer from the National Cervical Cancer Coalition.

Jan. 12 @ Blue Gill: FLMNH’s Science Cafe with Dr. Clugston

Published: Dec 22nd, 2014

RSVP today to learn more about the SHCC’s Dr. Jay Clugston’s concussion research at the University of Florida.

ACHA Update: Flu Vaccine Effectiveness and Adjunct Use of Antiviral Medication

Published: Dec 8th, 2014

CDC is reminding clinicians of the benefits of influenza antiviral medications and urging continued influenza vaccination of unvaccinated patients this influenza season.

Keep Calm and Wash Your Hands

Prevent the spread of germs by washing your hands

Published: Dec 1st, 2014

Keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others.

Flu Shots Here

Get the shot, not the flu! Vaccine now available

Published: Nov 26th, 2014

FREE flu shots available to UF students on a walk-in basis in Special Clinics. Outreach clinics will cater to UF students, faculty, staff and spouses/partners.