Health Information available at UHS
Information for every ailment
This information is not intended as a substitute for the medical advice of a health care provider. Regularly consult a health care provider in matters regarding your health, particularly with respect to any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention.
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- Bacterial Meningitis
- Canker Sores
- Cold Sores
- Common Cold
- Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
- Nausea/Vomiting – Norovirus
- RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus)
- Sore Throat
- Traveler's Diarrhea
- Upper Respiratory Infection
- Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer
- Extreme Cold Exposure Hypothermia Frostnip And Frostbite
- Healthy Sleep Habits
- Sleep Disorders
- Urinary Tract Infections (with female anatomy)
- Allergies and Allergic Reactions
- Animal Bites
- Insect Bites And Stings
- Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Sumac
- R.IC.E.- For Prompt Treatment of Injuries
Education Currently Being Reviewed. If you need information on any topic below, call us at 574-631-7497.
- Iron and Your Body
- Breast Self-Exam
- Wellness: a prerequisite
- How to care for a nose bleed
- Incision care
- Wound Infections