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Medical Advice

In preparation for your child taking control of their own health care, discuss the following:

  • When is it appropriate to seek health care?
  • Health insurance coverage and importance of carrying health insurance card.
  • How to care for cold, flu and allergy symptoms, stressing that antibiotics are not always necessary.
  • How to eat healthy?
  • The importance of seven to eight hours of good sleep.
  • Young men need to know how/when to perform testicular exam.
  • Young women need to know how/when to perform breast self-exam.
  • All sexually active young adults should have routine STD testing.
  • All young adults should have their cholesterol/lipids checked by the age of 20.
  • All young adults should have their blood pressure checked annually.
  • Young adults should be aware of the signs and symptoms of mental health problems.

Contact Us

Student Health Center
Radford Hall
Email: studenthealth@uwosh.edu
Phone: (920) 424-2424 · Fax: (920) 424-1769

Hours


Closed:
Nov. 27, 28
Dec. 19, 24, 25, 26, 31 
Jan. 1, 2, 19, 30 

Open 9AM-3PM:
Nov. 26 Window Service Only (no appts.)
Dec. 15 & 17 Window Service Only (no appts.)
Dec.  18: Window Only 9-12, Appts. 12-3
Dec. 16, 22, 23
Dec. 29, 30
Jan. 26-29 

FALL & SPRING (14-week terms)
Monday 8 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m

Interims (3 weeks)
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10-4:30 p.m.

Summer 2015
June 15 - Aug. 7
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Monday - Thursday
Friday CLOSED

Affiliations

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The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh — Where Excellence and Opportunity Meet.