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ALLIGATOR 9/20/16: Two UF students diagnosed with MRSA

Published: September 20th, 2016

The center offers free hand sanitizer, which may help in keeping you germ free, and [Catherine Seemann, SHCC Communications Coordinator] recommends speaking with a health care provider if symptoms are spotted.

Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part Two

Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part Two

Published: September 7th, 2016

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


Protecting Your Skin in The Sunshine State: Part One

Published: September 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: September 7th, 2016

To see the full list of dates, times and locations to get vaccinated, visit

Get the shot, not the flu! #ChompTheFlu

Published: September 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: August 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: August 31st, 2016

Visit 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: August 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 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: July 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.


Published: July 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.