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ALLIGATOR 8/7/14: Don’t be gullible for gluten-free

Published: August 7th, 2014

Refined gluten-free foods, for the most part, are not enriched or fortified with essential vitamins and minerals. ~Janis Mena, Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist, SHCC

UF HEALTH NEWS 7/23/14: Simple test helps doctors catch more concussions on the field

Published: July 24th, 2014

“We want coaches to realize that the sooner we get them out, the sooner they can get back to a healthy state.” ~James Clugston, MD, UF Team and SHCC Physician

ALLIGATOR 6/19/14: Student Health Care Center closes for renovation over break

Published: June 19th, 2014

The patient rooms and lobby are undergoing renovations to update the building.

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Refreshing the historic Infirmary Building

Published: June 1st, 2014

Construction begins June 6! Click here for more information.

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Everyday Health’s month-by-month guide to allergies

Published: May 1st, 2014

You may feel as though you have year-round allergies, and you may be right. See what’s most likely to be causing you to sneeze and wheeze as the months go by. (Via Everyday Health)

GAINESVILLE SUN 3/30/14: Your health care guide as enrollment deadline looms

Published: March 30th, 2014

Since insurance is now mandatory [per the UF Board of Trustees], financial aid will also cover the UF student plans. ~Kat Lindsey, Assistant Director, Health Administration, SHCC

ALLIGATOR 3/25/14: Beekeepers, experts discuss whether honey has sweet effects on allergies

Published: March 25th, 2014

“Allergy immunotherapy is often effective in reducing allergy symptoms.” ~Stacy Rider, Senior RN, SHCC

ALLIGATOR 3/25/14: Norovirus spreads through UF Beta Theta Pi fraternity chapter

Published: March 25th, 2014

“Our goal is to keep our students healthy.” ~Diane Webb, Senior RN, SHCC

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UF-UF Health Employee Wellness Event March 31 – April 25

Published: March 21st, 2014

Click here to learn more and to pre-register for a date, time and location that works best for you!

ALLIGATOR 3/19/14: Super gonorrhea spreading across US can’t be treated by current drugs, CDC reports

Published: March 19th, 2014

Completing all prescribed medications is crucial when being treated for sexually transmitted diseases. ~Phylis Craig, ARNP, Associate Director of Nursing, SHCC