The flu shot carries one of the highest rates of misconception of all the major vaccines, and this year staying healthy could mean staying informed
Center for Women and Community serves sexual assault survivors across Hampshire County and advocates for change
The CWC provides both medical and legal advocates, as well as counseling services, and is located on the University of Massachusetts campus.
Jessica Primavera outlines how to recognize the signs of a stroke, which can potentially save someone’s life.
A nationwide push for queer-inclusive sex education highlights the current need for and lack of resources.
The UMass Police Department reported no change in its arrest rate after controversial program’s suspension.
Introduced in the spring of 2014, the ‘virtual wait room’ – an automated system developed by graduates of schools in the Pioneer Valley – makes the walk-in care process efficient and seamless.
This change comes as part of a plan to reduce wait times at its walk-in clinic.
Traditional injections and nasal spray will be offered at clinics across campus this October and November.
Dr. George Corey has been appointed the new director of University Health Services after the former director retired earlier this summer.
UHS director to retire after 33-year career
Due to recent complaints from students regarding long waiting periods at UHS, officials at UMass have decided to release wristbands to students who wish to skip long lines.
Students, faculty and staff at UMass are being asked to respond to a survey regarding UHS services in order to craft a more modern mission statement.
The SGA met in full force with the return of President Kapoor the night before the start of elections.
In the final meeting of the month, the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed a variety of different issues concerning students at the University of Massachusetts.
With 20 deaths resulting from the flu in Massachusetts since before the term began, UHS is amping up its efforts to prevent the spread of the sickness.
To combat Influenza in the Amherst area, UHS has a number of ways to bring immunization to students, including Mobile Flu Clinics, which offer the flu shot in various locations around campus.
UMass graduate Dan Nott illustrates a UHS editorial cartoon.
After months of debate over the future of University Health Services, Chancellor Robert Holub approved the recommendations of a joint student, physician and administrator committee.
Why students agree that UHS could benefit from a new facility.