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GatorSavers 2012

Sat., Feb. 11: GatorSavers CPR training and blood drive

Published: Feb 6th, 2012

Help your community by getting CPR certified for just $5, donating blood or signing up for organ or tissue donation.

Lo/Ovral-28

Birth control update: Voluntary recall of Lo/Ovral-28

Published: Feb 1st, 2012

The SHCC Pharmacy does not sell these Pfizer-brand oral contraceptives, but encourages those taking them to contact the dispensing pharmacy immediately.

Diverse stduents

From the CDC: Health and safety for college students

Published: Jan 4th, 2012

Learn about ways to: improve eating habits/be active; avoid fatigue/sleep deprivation; maintain mental health; avoid substance use; have healthy relationships; prevent STIs/STDs; and more.

Prescriptions

Prescription services now available to UF faculty, staff

Published: Jan 3rd, 2012

Get your prescriptions filled on campus while you work! The SHCC Pharmacy also carries low-cost health/wellness/beauty items.

Young Woman Enjoying Christmas Lights

Holiday health and safety tips from the CDC

Published: Dec 21st, 2011

Give the gift of health and safety to yourself and others by following these holiday tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Stress

Managing stress… And not just during finals

Published: Dec 5th, 2011

While alcohol and caffeine only contribute to increased stress, a healthy lifestyle is a smart way to combat it.

Reason enough to get VACCINATED!

Flu shots back in stock! Smaller, free for students, faculty and staff

Published: Nov 28th, 2011

UPDATE 11/28/2011: The SHCC has 1,000 intradermal flu shots in stock! Click here for details — and if you haven’t already, get yours today.

Sneeze

Cold vs. flu: Which is which and what to do

Published: Nov 27th, 2011

Learn how to tell the difference, as well as some tips on feeling better.

Holiday Meal

Healthy holiday habits

Published: Nov 24th, 2011

Learn how to maintain your weight during the holidays

Tattooing

Think before you ink!

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

Before you make a lifelong decision, make sure tattoos and brands are right for you.