FREE HIV and Gonorrhea/Chlamydia Testing: Spring and Summer 2014 Schedule

sti clinic spring summerKansas City Missouri Health Department and Good Samaritan Project sponsor a FREE HIV and Gonorrhea/Chlamydia testing clinic at the MindBody Connection located in room 112 of the Student Success Center.  The testing clinic takes place from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM on the second Wednesday of most months. More information on the clinic can be found at the UMKC Student Health and Wellness website.

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23 and 1/2 hours: What is the single best thing we can do for our health?

Dr. Mike Evans asks us, “what is the single best thing we can do for our health?”. What a fantastic question. There are many things that we can do to improve our overall health, both physical and mental/emotional health. In the below video presentation, Dr. Evans explains how increasing physical activity can greatly improve our health and quality of life.

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Transitions

The end of the academic year always brings many changes.  One of the changes for me and for Student Health this year is that I have decided to retire; my last day will be May 27th.

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Leaving on a Jet Plan: Here are Some Tips for Traveling Abroad

Author: Johanna Comes, MSN, FNP-BC

Spring and summer and popular times for students plan big trips, including trips abroad. Traveling abroad is fun and exciting. Experiencing different cultures, seeing amazing sites and meeting new people are all part of having a great trip. For a safe and smooth trip, consider the following travel tips. 

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