How to Stay Healthy This Winter!

How to Stay Healthy This Winter
With colder weather comes longer lines at the Student Health Clinic and pharmacies around campus. This winter, beat common sicknesses by focusing on your immune system. The best offense is a good defense, after all. Here are some tips and tricks to stay healthy during this flu season.

  • Get a flu shot. An influenza vaccination can reduce the risk of flu illness by fifty to sixty percent and can decrease the severity and side effects if you get sick. Students can get their flu vaccines at any Student Health Clinic location, no appointment necessary.
  • Carry hand sanitizer. Studies show that people who frequently use hand sanitizer catch viruses fifty-nine percent less than people who don’t use it regularly. Keep a travel size in a backpack to use…more >>

Attention: Flu vaccines are now available at all clinic locations between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. No appointment necessary.