The Daily Eastern News

Have common sense; prevent illness

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

March 9, 2020

OK, people, common sense check: If you are told to self-quarantine, that does not mean go out and risk spreading the coronavirus to others. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Monday that the first case of coronavirus in Missouri had another level added to the initial scare of it: Family members of ...

What you need to know for flu, cold season on campus

Logan Raschke, News Editor

February 10, 2019

During every bustling week of cold and flu season, Eastern students are getting sick and passing their illnesses along to one another unintentionally. Becky Ogle, family nurse and practitioner, and registered nurse Lori Icenogle from Health Services shared tips and advice for students who are trying ...

Few take advantage of free flu vaccine

Mike Santoria, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2018

Few students took advantage of Wednesday’s free walk-in flu clinic. Administrative nurse Carol Cheetham said eight students showed up to the Human Services building to attend the daylong event. Cheetham said the reason most students did not receive a flu shot Wednesday was because they think...

Free flu shots to be offered Wednesday

Mike Santoria, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2018

Students can get free flu shots from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and from 1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Human Services Building. Nurses from the Health and Counseling Services will be administering the flu vaccines. Amanda Harvey, the interim associate director of Health Service, said...

HERC offers free flu shots

Sharita Harris, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2014

The Health Education and Resource Center will be giving out free flu shots to all of Eastern’s campus from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday. Shots for students will be in the University Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union, and shots for faculty, staff and retirees will be in the...

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