Student Health

Kicking the smoking habit

It’s no secret that smoking cigarettes can lead to a vast array of health problems, anything from lung cancer to emphysema. It doesn’t come as a surprise once you realize […]

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Flu pandemic, bleak or bright future?

The U.S. government is facing a no win situation with the fight against the H1N1 virus.   At first, the government was criticized for rushing out an untested swine flu vaccine.   […]

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Swine flu, is it bad in your area?

ABC News reported Tuesday on the occurrences of the H1N1 virus. Although the virus has spread across the United States, the News Medical Unit wanted to test which areas had […]

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Global handwashing day!

It is not often that we talk about global news on this blog, in fact, the only other time may be when we compare national health insurance rates but this […]

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Smoking bans prove to be effective

It’s not too far of a stretch to say that some smokers don’t believe the bans in place are fair or necessary but statistics show otherwise.  A study was done […]

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Breast Cancer, Chemo and Race

When it comes to breast cancer, statistics have shown that race has an affect on the odds of getting the cancer as well as the odds of death.  A new […]

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