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Urinary tract infections: A common problem

Published: October 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: October 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: October 10th, 2011

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

Diverse stduents

Join the Student Health Outreach Team

Published: October 5th, 2011

Joining SHOT is a great way for any students interested in health to get involved and make a difference.

Treating minor injuries at home

Heat or ice? What to use for minor injuries

Published: October 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: September 28th, 2011

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

New nutrition guidelines: Meet MyPlate!

New nutrition guidelines: Meet MyPlate!

Published: September 28th, 2011

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion recently released a new tool to help you eat right: MyPlate. This system, which completely replaces the old MyPyramid […]

Birth control pills

FDA recalls Qualitest birth control pills

Published: September 20th, 2011

Though the SHCC Pharmacy has not found any defective product in our inventory, we have removed all Qualitest products from our shelves.

H-P-What? The deets on HPV

H-P-What? The deets on HPV

Published: September 14th, 2011

The buzz is out about HPV. What you may not know is how this sexually transmitted infection (STI) gets around, how to find out if you have it or how […]

To Pap or not to Pap? When to get yours

To Pap or not to Pap? When to get yours

Published: September 7th, 2011

While your mom may have started her Pap tests/smears at age 18, all the new recommendations — from the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, among others — say you […]