Posts tagged with: "Student Health Services"

5 tips for establishing healthy habits that last

5 tips for establishing healthy habits that last

When it comes to developing better habits – in the classroom, the workplace or in life – you probably already […]

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FIU and other state universities rally for critical student success, research initiatives

FIU and other state universities rally for critical student success, research initiatives

Joined by police chiefs, mental health counselors, medical school deans, and student leaders, the Board of Governors and presidents from […]

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga. Tai chi. Meditation. In recent years, the United States has seen a surge in practices promising a calmer, more […]

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What you need to know about preventing cervical cancer

What you need to know about preventing cervical cancer

January is cervical cancer awareness month. Every year more than 12,000 women in the United States get cervical cancer, and […]

5 easy tips to get back in shape after the holidays

5 easy tips to get back in shape after the holidays

The holidays are history, but you’ll still have the wonderful memories, and oh yes, that other reminder of the good […]

Top 5 questions from college students about the health care law

Top 5 questions from college students about the health care law

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services reports that since the Affordable Care Act passed an estimated 20 million people gained […]

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Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

by Nykeema Radway We’ve all heard about them but we don’t talk about them. The topic isn’t included in our […]

It’s flu season: 5 things you need to know about the flu and flu shots

It’s flu season: 5 things you need to know about the flu and flu shots

It creeps into Florida this time of the year, just as surely as the ghouls and goblins of Halloween, except […]

6 ways to handle stress in college

6 ways to handle stress in college

Let’s face it: If you’re a college student, stress comes with the territory. According to the 2016 National College Health […]

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5 easy ways to include healthy living in your busy schedule

5 easy ways to include healthy living in your busy schedule

  With 1,000 things on your to-do-list, it’s hard to find time to make healthy living choices. But what if you […]

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Students alleviate anxiety, depression with online therapy

Students alleviate anxiety, depression with online therapy

Vanessa G.* was on her way to pick up a family member from work when she began to feel sick. […]

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Zika now in Florida: What you need to know

Zika now in Florida: What you need to know

Fourteen people in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have been infected with the Zika virus by local mosquitoes, health officials announced […]

Educating, enrolling students in health insurance plans

Educating, enrolling students in health insurance plans

South Florida is known to have some of the nation’s highest rates of residents without health insurance. According to the […]

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FIU joins Healthy Campus Initiative, events with celebrity trainer to mark kick-off

College is often the first time young adults get to decide what to eat, how often to exercise and learn […]

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What you need to know about the fatal drug fentanyl

What you need to know about the fatal drug fentanyl

-By Amanda Graham A surge in news stories about the drug fentanyl has led to increased efforts by Student Health […]