Safe swimming tips “Summer” and “swimming” are practically synonymous in a state that boasts over 15,000 lakes. While swimming and other water recreation is a great way to enjoy the blissful summer months, it is important to recognize the dangers that swimming can pose if done unsafely. In 2013 alone, 52 deaths were due to […]
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Angela Janis, MD, and Andrea Lawson, LCSW, were appointed in May as Co-Directors of Mental Health Services at University Health Services (UHS).
Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH) assures campus spaces are safe and healthy for those who learn, live, work and visit. Environmental Health has state delegated authority for food, lodging, pools, and youth camps and has shared regulatory responsibilities for monitoring water and indoor air. Ever wonder what an Environmental Health Specialist does? Jeff Steele shares […]
Lake Mendota wind-chills and negative temperatures are a thing of the past. Take advantage of Madison’s glorious spring and summer weather by exercising in the great outdoors! Here are some fun suggestions for the ultimate outdoor workout: Lakeshore Path If you’re looking for a perfect outdoor running or walking trail, look no further than the […]
This year’s Student Choice Awards recognize UHS for its service to students.