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HPV 101: What you need to know

UHS offers HPV vaccinations and no-cost screening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) We won’t give you the full list, but yes, there are 101 strains of human papillomavirus (HPV). More than 101 actually. But before …

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Concerns associated with e-cigarettes

The use of e-cigarettes (JUULs, vaping pens, etc.) has quadrupled among incoming UW–Madison students since 2016.  Using an e-cigarette device as a substitute for cigarettes prevents the inhalation of smoke, but it does not prevent …

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Safe swimming tips

“Summer” and “swimming” are practically synonymous in a state that boasts more than 15,000 lakes. While swimming and other water recreation is a great way to enjoy the summer months, it is important to recognize …

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Summer Health Fee

UHS Summer Coverage Staying in Madison this summer? Your student status changes after the semester ends. What is it? A $109 fee that provides access to all UHS services from May 19 – August 31, 2019. Who …