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Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part Two

Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part Two

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

Next to regular self-examinations, preventing sunburns is a critical way to avoid skin cancer.

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Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part One

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

By paying close attention to your skin and providing it with adequate protection year-round, you can decrease your chances of developing skin cancer — and stave off wrinkles to boot!

ALLIGATOR 9/7/16: UF health center to start offering flu vaccine shots

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

To see the full list of dates, times and locations to get vaccinated, visit shcc.ufl.edu/flu.

Get the shot, not the flu! #ChompTheFlu

Published: Sep 6th, 2016

Vaccine now available at our main campus location (Infirmary Building), SHCC@Shands (Health Science Center) and outreach events across campus.

WCJB-TV 8/19/16: Gainesville football team benefits from new technology

Published: Aug 31st, 2016

“Young kids and adolescents tend to have worse injuries and usually longer recoveries, so we’re real cautious, and then with the concern over cumulative brain impact over a career or lifetime, you may sustain a lot of those as a youth.” ~Dr. Jay Clugston, SHCC MD & UF Team Physician

Register for MyChart/MyUFHealth to request appointments, prescriptions & more

Published: Aug 31st, 2016

Visit mychart.shands.org to register an account to: request future appointments, communicate with your doctor, access your test results, request prescription refills, and much more!

ALLIGATOR 8/26/16: UF students affected by EpiPen price hike

Published: Aug 26th, 2016

PLEASE NOTE: The SHCC takes pride in helping patients who face a financial burden regarding medication. Those with insurance can obtain the brand-name EpiPen Auto Injector for as little as $0 — visit www.epipen.com/copay-offer for more info. Patients without insurance may choose to purchase epinephrine in a vial, which costs around $25.

Get your drink on: Stay hydrated in the heat!

Published: Jul 18th, 2016

Going overboard on drinking water is a lot harder to do than accidentally depriving yourself — so drink up, and your body will thank you.

FL DEPT. OF HEALTH: Zika Virus

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe and aware about the status of the Zika virus, the department will continue to issue a Zika virus update each week day at 2 p.m. Updates will include a CDC-confirmed Zika case count by county and information to better keep Floridians prepared.

UF FACULTY UPDATE 6/29/16: Eight Faculty Members Receive the SEC Faculty Travel Grants for 2016-17

Published: Jun 29th, 2016

SHCC Drs. Jay Clugston and Katie Edenfield will travel to another SEC campus to exchange ideas, develop grant proposals and conduct research.