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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.

Loestrin FE 1

Birth control stock update: Loestrin 24 FE clinic packs

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

UPDATE 11/8/2011: Due to low supply, the SHCC is now limiting customers to one pack of Loestrin 24 FE clinic packs per month.

Don't wait to go!

Urinary tract infections: A common problem

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) affect millions of women AND men each year and are the second most common infection of the body.

Tanning beds cause more than just wrinkles

Tanning beds cause more than just wrinkles

Published: Oct 12th, 2011

People who use tanning beds before age 30 are 75 percent more likely to develop melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.

Get the shot, not the flu

What’s the deal with the flu shot?

Published: Oct 10th, 2011

Educate yourself — as well as friends and family — regarding common misconceptions about the flu shot.

Treating minor injuries at home

Heat or ice? What to use for minor injuries

Published: Oct 5th, 2011

If you have a minor injury, icing it as soon as possible will help relieve the pain and reduce swelling.

Prescriptions

SHCC Pharmacy accepts new discount card

Published: Sep 28th, 2011

Print and use the Caremark discount card anytime a prescription is not covered by insurance.