Three Popular Spring Break Destinations and Immunizations

With spring break on the horizon, and perhaps a spring break getaway, it’s essential to consider what immunizations you may need before heading off. This article provides information regarding three of the most popular spring break destinations for college students and the immunizations you may want to get before visiting. 1. Cancun, Mexico Cancun, Mexico…

Understanding your Immunization History

Understanding your immunization history can be difficult, especially as a college student. You no longer have your parents telling you that you need to go to your health care provider and get a yearly check-up. Most of us just avoid the doctors all together and hope that nothing is wrong with us! But knowing your…

Myths of Immunizations

There are some people who swear by immunizations and some who are skeptics. But immunizations are not scary. As college students, we should be prepared and knowledgeable about our health. This article will help you understand some of the common myths associated with immunizations so you can learn the facts. These myths and facts are…

Five Reasons to Get Your Free Flu Shot

Get a free flu shot right here on Wayne State’s campus We’ve all heard it: “It’s that time of year! Get your flu shot!”  And sometimes we ask ourselves, “Why should I get the flu shot if I’ve never had the flu? Does the flu shot really even help me?” It’s so easy to think,…

Five Easy Health Tips and Resources for WSU Students

The life of a college student is busy and stressful, and that means your diet and exercise schedule are often left out in the cold. Whether you are just starting out as an undergrad or are already a graduate or professional student, knowing how to stay healthy on WSU campus is no small feat. Luckily, you…

Top Five Myths About the Flu – Debunked!

As a student, you have enough to worry about without having to think about getting influenza (also called “the flu”). Catching the flu can sideline you for days or weeks, and in some cases, it can even develop into something more serious. Most people can avoid the flu altogether in one easy, preventative step—simply by…