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Summertime Sickness: Contracting a Cold When it’s Warm

Published: Jun 13th, 2012

Summer is a time to relax and get away to have fun, but what if your fun was interrupted by a cold? You might be wondering how someone could have […]

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A Silent Killer: Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning

Published: Jun 6th, 2012

Summer months bring heavy rain, tropical storms, and hurricanes that can all lead to power outages. If you use alternative sources of energy during these power outages such as a […]

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Alcohol Safety During the Summer

Published: May 31st, 2012

National Safety Month is observed during the month of June which is right around the corner. With the summer starting to heat up let’s talk a little about avoiding summer […]

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Red Itchy Rash: The Skinny on Dermatitis

Published: May 24th, 2012

Most of you have had a rash before whether from poison ivy, chickenpox, or an allergy. But what is a rash exactly? And, what can you do about it? Our […]

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Staying Healthy While Swimming This Summer

Published: May 16th, 2012

Summer is starting and that means it’s time to bring out those swim suits and head to the pool, beach, the lake, or Ginnie Springs. But these recreational waters can […]

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National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Published: May 11th, 2012

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports month! This month is dedicated to pursuing a happier and healthier nation. During this month I encourage you to get active and get […]

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Healthy Benefits of Chocolate

Published: May 3rd, 2012

Can this sweet treat many of us enjoy really be healthy for us? Although research is growing on this topic, some experts believe that there are benefits to eating chocolate. […]

Final Exam Week

Preventing Anxiety During Finals Week

Published: Apr 25th, 2012

It’s that time of year again when you will be spending endless days and nights in the library…it’s final exam time! Whether you are trying to catch up in a […]

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Published: Apr 19th, 2012

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and the 2012 campaign — sponsored by NSVRC (National Sexual Violence Resource Center) — is focusing on healthy sexuality. This campaign encourages individuals and […]

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BILLING: How to pay paper bills from UF Physicians

Published: Apr 17th, 2012

Students may use one of three methods to pay these bills; click here for more information.