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The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Sara Verdeyen, Eastern’s radiographer, showcases the new x-ray machine that was purchased. Verdeyen said that on average, depending on the season, she sees around 10 people a week to do x-rays.

Eastern supplies the medical clinic a new x-ray machine

Luke Taylor, News Editor December 9, 2021

Eastern’s Medical Clinic has recently purchased and installed a new x-ray machine to replace an old one which had been in use for several years. Sara Wilson, the radiographic specialist at the clinic,...

Eastern’s health care services outlined for pandemic

Corryn Brock, News Editor April 6, 2020

Health and Counseling Services has remained open for individuals on campus with some changes to the running of the offered services. Students must make an appointment before coming into the building for...

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...

Taste of College of Health, Human Services to be held Tuesday

Staff Report September 3, 2018

A taste of the College of Health & Human Services will be held Tuesday, Sept 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Library Quad. The event will include music, food, informational tables and giveaways. Jeanne...

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...

Business Expo to offer off-campus resources

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter September 5, 2017

Students will get the opportunity to experience different businesses in Charleston at the third annual Business Expo. Beth Gillespie, interim director for Civil Engagement and Volunteerism, said the...

Health Services prepares for Ebola

Stephanie Markham , News Editor October 26, 2014

Though the risk of infection for people at Eastern is low, Health Service is preparing to deal with potential cases of Ebola. Sheila Baker, the medical director for Health Service, said while the community...

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