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Make your parents proud by getting the flu shot

Make your parents proud by getting the flu shot

Will Phillips, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

With fall comes cooler weather, bonfires and most importantly, Pumpkin Spice Lattes, but it's also inevitable that you’ll be getting sick.  Sneezing, coughing and generally feeling horrible is just part of colder temperatures. Instead of getting annoyed looks from your classmates because you’re...

Health Center seeing ‘several’ patients with viral infections

Health Center seeing ‘several’ patients with viral infections

Bowman Clark, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

Patients with viral infections including cold and upper respiratory infections are currently being treated at the university’s Health Center, according to Practice Manager Brandy Sitzman. She said the Health Center is currently seeing “several” patients with viral infections. “Antibiotics...

Health Center offering flu shots ahead of flu season

Health Center offering flu shots ahead of flu season

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

January 11, 2018

To help ward off the inevitable attack from the influenza virus this year, the University Health Center is offering flu shots to students and employees. The shots are $20 and the money can be billed to any insurance provider. For students in the Office Visit Plan (OVP) and employees on the Anthem Me...

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