Third Annual Medication Drop-Off – April 26

On Saturday, April 26th from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Student Health Services and University Police are joining the DEA’s National Take Back Initiative to encourage the campus and community to remove expired and unused medications from their home for safe disposal.  The focus of this event is to reduce eco-toxicity caused by flushing medicines down the toilet or sink. The drop off location will be at the Student Health Center (2815 Cates Ave., Raleigh) parking lot located off Dan Allen Drive. Medications should be in their original containers when possible.

Celiac / Gluten Intolerance / Food Allergy Meeting Tomorrow

Students with Celiac Disease, food allergies, GI issues or gluten intolerance we want your insights about a support group on campus to launch Fall 2014. On Tuesday, March 25 at 4:30 pm in room 2301 of the Student Health Center, Health Promotion will steer the discussion.  You must register to participate. Continue reading

Tips to Avoid the Flu

  • Get the flu vaccine. (Clinic January 17th at Student Health from 1-4 pm)
  • Wash hands often with soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth. Germs spread this way.
  • Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
  • Practice good health habits – plenty of sleep and exercise, reduce stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat healthy foods. Continue reading