Extreme heat and humidity are in the forecast for Madison this week.
Avoid contracting the measles by staying up-to-date on your vaccinations and proper self-care.
Being up-to-date on your immunizations protects you against vaccine-preventable diseases and lowers your chances of spreading illness to others.
Parasitic freshwater worms in the Nile River can infect whitewater rafters with a potentially fatal disease in regions where hospitals are few and far-between, and it’s Linda Johnson’s job to try to protect you from them. Johnson and her team run the UHS Travel Clinic, where students can go to be sure they’re in shape […]
Brian Edwards, a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, just completed a series of vaccinations that will protect him against HPV. “My doctor recommended it for two main reasons: to protect future partners from HPV strains that may contribute to cervical cancer and to protect myself from strains that may cause genital warts,” Edwards says. […]
When many people think of allergies, they often think of spring. After all, trees are starting to bloom and pollen (so much pollen) is in the air. If you suffer from allergies, you may be in for a rough spring. Allergy specialists are warning the annual season of sniffling and sneezing may be especially severe […]