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Burning Question: Should You Share Earbuds? (April 9th, 2014)

One expert's advice on keeping bacteria from spreading.

Passport To Wellness (April 9th, 2014)

The Skin I'm In

Free HIV Testing (April 8th, 2014)

April 15th - Testing will be at Health Services from 10:00am - 3:30pm.

Using Too Much Mouthwash Could Lead to Oral Cancer (April 7th, 2014)

A recent study published in the journal Oral Oncology, using mouthwash more than 3 times a day, paired with poor oral health and irregular dental visits increases your chance of oral cancer.

John Packham: Celebrate Public Health Week (April 7th, 2014)

Since 1995 the first full week of April has been declared National Public Health Week.

A Message About Health Services (April 4th, 2014)

On Wednesday March 19, President Ransdell announced that the university will issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) to accept bids from the private sector to operate WKU Health Services.

Run When You're 25 For A Sharper Brain When You're 45 (April 2nd, 2014)

Leading an active lifestyle in your 20s will benefit your brain down the road.

This is your brain on knitting (March 31st, 2014)

Crafting can help those who suffer from anxiety, depression or chronic pain, experts say.Leisure activities such as reading and crafting may protect brain from aging, study finds

Next Free HIV Testing is April 15th (March 28th, 2014)

The next Free Rapid HIV Testing Date is Tuesday, April 15 from 10:00am-3:30pm at WKU Health Services

Sugar not only makes you fat, it may make you sick (March 26th, 2014)

Find out why too much sugar could be making you sick!

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Questions and Answers on Ebola

The current Ebola outbreak is centered on three countries in West Africa: Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, although there is the potential for further spread to neighboring African countries.

Ebola Virus Is Outpacing Efforts to Control It, World Health Body Warns

In an ominous warning as fatalities mounted in West Africa from the worst known outbreak of the Ebola virus, the head of the World Health Organization said on Friday that the disease was moving faster than efforts to curb it.

Bingeing On Bad News Can Fuel Daily Stress

If you're feeling stressed these days, the news media may be partly to blame. At least that's the suggestion of conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health.

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5 Ways to Drop Your Soda Habit

How does one ditch a dependence on soda? Here are five tips for kicking your soda habit for good.

Real or fake sugar: Does it matter?

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