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Down with the sickness

February 3, 2015

Health Center gives tips to avoid stomach virus

Julia Perkins

February 26, 2014

The Health Center warned students about the stomach virus last week. The stomach virus is contagious and causes vomiting and diarrhea. The virus is spread through oral contact and through sharing toilets with infected students. To...

Health Center prepares for flu season

Sarah Doiron

January 29, 2014

The start of the spring semester is the busiest time of the year for the Health Center, according to Director for Student Health Services Alice Holland. Holland said the Health Center has taken a “proactive approach” in p...

Health Center warns about flu

Julia Perkins

January 21, 2014

The Health Center is asking students with the flu to return home, rather than stay on campus. Students with flu-like symptoms will be treated at the Health Center. If the students have the flu, they will be sent home. Students wit...

5 flu and cold myths, BUSTED

Christina Sullivan

February 6, 2013

As influenza season reaches its peak, many myths circulate about how to prevent both the flu and the common cold. While both are respiratory illnesses, the flu has worse symptoms than the common cold, including fever, extreme...

QU plans for flu outbreak

QU plans for flu outbreak

January 25, 2013