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Top Tips for Students (and Friends of Students) with Severe Allergic Reaction

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An EpiPen is an epinephrine auto-injector used to treat a severe allergic reaction called anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis is potentially fatal, and is considered a “treat first, then call for help” medical emergency. A single dose of epinephrine, properly administered, is extremely low risk and if given properly can save the person’s life! 1) Keep your EpiPen […]

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Financial Wellness

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Financial literacy is a problem on post-secondary campuses. The unfortunate reality is that this statement is not repeated nearly enough across universities or within our levels of government. Yet the statistics speak for themselves. A 2016 National College Health Assessment by the College Health Association showed 34.3% of student respondents admitted that finances had been […]

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