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ALLIGATOR 10/6/14: Student diagnosed with meningitis

Published: October 6th, 2014

The Florida Department of Health and the SHCC are closely monitoring the situation. Precautions are also being taken to prevent the spread of the disease.

Monitoring a meningococcal case at UF

Published: October 3rd, 2014

The Florida Department of Health and the UF Student Health Care Center are closely monitoring the situation and are taking all precautions to prevent the spread of the disease.

ALLIGATOR 10/3/14: UF Student Health Care Center to start distributing free flu shots this morning

Published: October 3rd, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone six months and older get the flu vaccine annually.

Ebola update via CDC

Published: October 1st, 2014

Although the risk of an Ebola outbreak in the United States is very low, CDC and partners are taking precautions to prevent this from happening.

Anabolic Steroids

What are the dangers of steroids?

Published: October 1st, 2014

Steroid abuse can cause harmful, fatal and undesirable body changes.

Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon

Breast Cancer 101 via The American Cancer Society

Published: October 1st, 2014

Learn about risk factors, prevention strategies, early detection and more via The American Cancer Society’s website,

UF NEWS 9/30/14: Free flu shots for students available Oct. 3

Published: September 30th, 2014

Shots will be given between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on the Infirmary Building Front Lawn, 280 Fletcher Drive. Free tank tops will be given to the first 1,000 vaccinated students.

OCALA STAR BANNER 9/25/14: Flu shot season has arrived

Published: September 25th, 2014

ALLIGATOR 9/18/14: Flu shot kickoff delayed after vaccine shipments don’t arrive on time

Published: September 18th, 2014

Long lines were expected at the UF Student Health Care Center on Friday, but the annual flu kick-off has been postponed.

Sexual Assault Awareness

Assault prevention information and resources at UF

Published: September 11th, 2014

In light of the violent attacks that have been reported on or near campus during the past week, it is important for all of us to look out for your own safety and that of others.