Student Health Center News

Reducing Your Risk of Illness

UT is working with the Knox County Health Department to determine the cause of a gastrointestinal illness that affected some members of the Phi Mu sorority over the weekend.

Developing a Healthy Lifestyle at UT

It’s important for you to remember to make your personal wellness and healthy living priorities while at UT. There are many resources on campus to ensure you are living healthy, which includes eating healthy foods, exercising regularly, and practicing good sleep habits.

Take Precautions Against the Zika Virus

As cases of Zika virus infections continue to be reported in the United States, campus community members can turn to an online campus resource for information about the virus, signs and symptoms, and prevention.

Save the Date for HealthBeat Fair

HealthBeat 2015 will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, in the Carolyn P. Brown Memorial University Center Ballroom.

UT Offers Tips, Relaxation to Get Students Through Finals

As final exams draw near, many areas of campus are offering ways to help students focus, unwind, or both. And while the first step of being ready for finals is staying healthy, students will have activities ranging from ice cream socials to puppy play time to help soothe their frazzled nerves. Classes end this Friday. Monday, April 29, is a study day. Finals begin Tuesday, April 30.

New Student Health Center Pharmacy to Hold Open House on Tuesday

Join the campus in celebrating the opening of the new Student Health Center Pharmacy on Tuesday, February 5. The event will introduce services to the campus community. The facility is a big benefit to students, faculty, and staff, who will no longer need to leave campus to have prescriptions filled.

Say ‘Boo!’ to the Flu on Tuesday

Be prepared for the upcoming flu season by saying “Boo!” to the flu. Influenza immunizations will be given Tuesday, October 9, to students, faculty, staff, and their immediate family members age 4 or older. The flu clinic will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Student Health Building Room 201S. The $25 cost benefits the News Sentinel Charities’ Empty Stocking Fund.