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Student Health Services exists to advance student development and academic success by providing personalized and evidence-based healthcare to Aggies.

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Physical distancing means staying at least 6 feet away from others to prevent the spread of #COVID19. Ignoring phys… https://t.co/DYKDDsFknq
7/13
2020
SHS now offers COVID-19 testing without needing to see a clinician. Health insurance will likely reimburse for this… https://t.co/3JAn7A7C5QHowdy Ags! Just a heads-up that all SHS Nutrition Services appointments are via phone until further notice. Appoint… https://t.co/WtFQu02rWX
7/10
2020
Are you taking classes or doing an internship this summer? Remember to take time to care for yourself and do things… https://t.co/SgSTHRwLKPTick bites can cause severe illness in people when left undetected. Tick-related illnesses include: fevers and chil… https://t.co/3w5X61d95j
7/9
2020
A huge thank you to Cynthia Hendrickson for donating cloth face masks for our staff and students to use in the clin… https://t.co/JYH4t2JRRZ
7/8
2020
Hepatitis A is a very contagious liver infection caused by the Hep A virus. The virus is found in the stool and blo… https://t.co/khDAZD6sgRJust a reminder that wearing cloth face coverings are not a replacement for physical distancing. Stay 6 feet away f… https://t.co/v5kTzy8rI7
7/7
2020
SHS Pharmacy prescriptions can be picked up in person or via curbside! The Pharmacy can also mail your prescription… https://t.co/2zIvRAcjOY
7/6
2020
While it's easy to watch Netflix until 5am and eat junk food all day, this can have a negative impact on your quali… https://t.co/tswWePYwyJThe SHS Lab offers #COVID-19 antibody tests for $100. Test results will typically be available in 48-72 hours. Anti… https://t.co/DsM7jbt2pABe like Lambic. Wear a face mask properly and help BTHO COVID-19! https://t.co/QO9LyEgDXr
7/2
2020
Howdy TAMU24! Feeling stressed or worried about starting classes this Fall? The Aggie Peer Mentors (@tamu_apm) are… https://t.co/Cj7GyZS8Xf#DidYouKnow your furry friends can be affected by swimming in harmful algal blooms? Don’t let harmful algae ruin yo… https://t.co/oLU6DIbYezDon't have a face covering? It's easy to make one at home with an old t-shirt, hand towel or bandana. Follow these… https://t.co/AmrU23MeV9
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesCan a cloth face mask protect you from COVID-19? 😷 If used correctly, YES! Here's some advice from @TAMUnursing on… https://t.co/6fOnmqdvne
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7/1
2020
Thank you to the generous volunteers from Hilltop Lakes who donated 100 face masks for our students and staff to us… https://t.co/I2jwHzCkoY#DidYouKnow the SHS Women's Clinic can extend your prescription needs via telemedicine? Telemedicine visits do not… https://t.co/Yo8rek2FVG
6/30
2020
Howdy Ags! Mayor Mooney signed an order requiring face masks to be worn in all CS businesses. For your convenience,… https://t.co/CS6U4UUBL1#COVID19 cases are on the rise in Texas. What can we do to prevent the spread of COVID-19? Stay 6 feet away from ot… https://t.co/f1xfaWHk0r
6/29
2020
Know what to do when a hurricane makes landfall? Hurricanes don't just affect people on the coast, they can also af… https://t.co/EjVivQzesT @tamulgbtq @lgbtqaggies @hireaggies https://t.co/obAVo0BbRp#HappyPrideMonth 🏳️‍🌈 Aggies! Check out some resources available for our LGBTQ+ students on campus! To learn more a… https://t.co/xsBQtddLEXDo you need to travel within the US? Be sure to take precaution & protect yourself & others from the spread of… https://t.co/tWk3r1Ey6l
6/26
2020
Your mental health matters. People with depression have a 40% higher risk of developing cardiovascular & metabolic… https://t.co/b4U6Bg2pKFWhen grocery shopping, try ordering online or choose curbside delivery. Limiting contact with other people can help… https://t.co/j1JLPPzwVh
6/25
2020
Do you need to utilize SHS services but aren't on campus? SHS offers telemedicine visits for students physically lo… https://t.co/SEr2Y7NPYIThe most effective way to avoid getting sick from viruses spread by mosquitoes when at home or during travel, is to… https://t.co/ZAySUtcBSy
6/24
2020
#HCP: Protect yourself and others from #COVID19 by following these facemask do’s and don’ts. Learn more:… https://t.co/M7Xumtj21Y
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesIn these unprecedented times, it is easy to become stressed or anxious. Be sure to take a break from watching the n… https://t.co/OI75jkNOsTPrevent mosquito bites after a rainstorm. Dump out any standing water near your home, and use mosquito dunks in sta… https://t.co/oDGhtFpWIs
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6/22
2020
Summer is here and so is tick season! When you go outside, make sure to check yourself for ticks. Ticks are small a… https://t.co/EsmrtJJBeW
6/20
2020
#DYK suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among people aged 10-34? If you are experiencing mental or emotional… https://t.co/G7FjNaY3quAgs, a friendly reminder to wear your face coverings not only on campus, but also anytime you are in public. Toge… https://t.co/M8FPbRKM0cICYMI: As of Monday, June 15, 2020, face coverings (cloth face covering, surgical mask, etc.) must be worn by all… https://t.co/gchEDSgeR7
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6/18
2020
#DidYouKnow June marks the beginning of hurricane season? Learn the difference between a hurricane watch and a hurr… https://t.co/itjWLsYXpTEveryone has a role to play to reduce and slow transmission of #COVID19. Social distancing is one way to prevent th… https://t.co/9XIZYOzQtY
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6/16
2020
If you tested positive for COVID-19 and get a call that pops up as "Unknown", don't ignore it. It could be us tryin… https://t.co/dSOW4sB0lC
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesNot wearing a face mask dramatically increases a person’s chances of being infected by the #COVID19 virus, finds a… https://t.co/kh4KdCTxaz
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesCloth face coverings are one of the best ways to protect yourself and others from #COVID19, but are you using you f… https://t.co/lFdZpN1Er0
6/15
2020
60!!!! This is very, very concerning! @TAMU @TAMUDSA @TAMU_SHS @TAMU_HP https://t.co/2gQuZYJlg2
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6/13
2020
Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect you and your loved ones from getting sick. Be sure to wash your hand… https://t.co/3Av8WG14L8
6/12
2020
Staying safe in and around the water is important. If you don't know how to swim, remember to wear a life vest and… https://t.co/BMSjyvIBh5
6/11
2020
#DidYouKnow some makeup & lip balms contain some of the same sun-protective ingredients used in sunscreens? If your… https://t.co/QQqagrkIIX
6/10
2020
Howdy Ags! Just a reminder that we are still in a global pandemic. Remember, cloth face coverings are not a replace… https://t.co/sO1VwjmANr
6/9
2020
Howdy Ags! SHS will be closed on Monday, June 8th. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, June 9th at 8am. I… https://t.co/IB5e8tiFFu
6/8
2020
Cloth face coverings can help prevent the transmission of #COVID19 if worn properly. Make sure the face covering fi… https://t.co/MwUauVXrLI
6/5
2020
Need someone to talk to about your concerns? @TAMU_CAPS Helpline is available from 4 p.m. to 8 a.m. weekdays and 24… https://t.co/QflVcl5rBa
6/4
2020
Thank you so much to Donna Giesa for donating face coverings for our students and staff to wear around the clinic!… https://t.co/28gjvJBS5y
6/3
2020
While it's important to frequently sanitize and disinfect your home during #COVID19, it's equally important to use… https://t.co/YM4TLEzHIERecovered from #COVID19 or think you may have had it and trying to figure out when you can be social again? Check o… https://t.co/Yk7hQ6hKAf
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesGloves are not a substitute for good hand hygiene, and may even be contributing to spreading infection. Learn more… https://t.co/i4cjEVKTk7
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6/1
2020
Question. Persuade. Refer. Three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide. Together we can save lives. Reg… https://t.co/PLmU3fM4k1
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesWe would like to give a special shoutout to our April and May donors! Thank you for donating cloth face coverings a… https://t.co/a7nOQiQhu6There are many stigmas around mental illnesses and mental health conditions, but know that recovery is possible and… https://t.co/5CDYpAYXdX
5/28
2020
The sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Reduce your risk of skin damage an… https://t.co/0BX94SyqmE
5/27
2020
If you are home and you are worried about not being able to get your prescription medications, ask your healthcare… https://t.co/XgbeNIsbm6
5/26
2020
Want to wear a cloth face covering but not sure how to make one? Check out the @Surgeon_General's tutorial on how t… https://t.co/KivENSeJsQ
5/25
2020
Hydration, hydration, hydration! Don't forget to drink water and keep yourself hydrated in this Texas heat and wher… https://t.co/zmFx2Z6mH9Howdy Ags! SHS will be closed Monday, May 25th. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 26th at 8 AM. For… https://t.co/7F7TU7jBbY
5/22
2020
#DYK students not currently enrolled in classes can still use SHS services? Students do however need to meet certai… https://t.co/sorbMg4VJLIf you are working from home and feel disconnected from your routine, creating structure can help you feel more sta… https://t.co/Qv6rFl5ojJ
5/21
2020
Howdy Ags! We are still in need of cloth face mask donations for our staff and students to use when they are not se… https://t.co/xYv7B7dV9YStarting May 26th, SHS will be increasing the standard office visit charge from $10 to $15. This increase is due to… https://t.co/FfYB9KP2I3 @CDCgov recommends the use of a cloth face covering in public settings such as grocery stores or pharmacies. Face c… https://t.co/nO212eT25q
5/20
2020
Did you just graduate from @TAMU? The last day to utilize SHS services for graduated seniors will be this Friday, M… https://t.co/22nH9gnIieFeeling lonely and isolated? There are numerous online support communities and emotional support hotlines to help y… https://t.co/FEz0OvFNcX#Throwback to the 1980's when the Health Center gave us our first ambulance! At the time it was just a medically eq… https://t.co/X6Jcg6nnrx
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5/19
2020
SHS is committed to preventing and slowing the spread of #COVID19 in and around our community, which is why we’ve p… https://t.co/P4WtLs4U4x
5/18
2020
Staying at home is critical to slowing the spread & severity of COVID-19, but not everyone feels safe in their home… https://t.co/IjV1Jh25qD
5/16
2020
Ordering take-out food this weekend? Check out these tips from @TexasDSHS on how to safely pick up your food and ma… https://t.co/ewYPOLQSQG @janica_magat 😍👍🥰 https://t.co/cCK2IyI0wh
5/15
2020
@TAMU_SHS has COVID-19 antibody testing available for our students! Visit us online to learn more about the testing… https://t.co/YQgvxXbUThIn hot temperatures your body may be unable to properly cool itself, leading to serious health problems. When the t… https://t.co/2xPhddG9s8Effective handwashing is especially important to help prevent the virus from spreading during the #COVID19 outbreak… https://t.co/cc3p8XVliK
Retweeted by Texas A&M Student Health ServicesGloves are not a substitute for good hand hygiene, and may even be contributing to spreading infection. Learn more… https://t.co/LkeIgZKPfG
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5/14
2020
#DidYouKnow if you are diabetic, you have a higher chance of developing serious complications from #COVID19? Learn… https://t.co/3p2k2ojP1g
5/13
2020
Heat-related illnesses are preventable. Learn the symptoms and what to do if you or a loved one shows signs of havi… https://t.co/HCsYwgdYQQ
5/12
2020
According to @TexasDSHS, #COVID19 can live on plastic & metal surfaces for 2-3 hours & up to 24 hours on paper mate… https://t.co/Ywmd9Q39vK
5/11
2020
Think you've been exposed to #COVID19? SHS offers antibody testing for $100. Antibody tests look for COVID-19 antib… https://t.co/A4ceavqaFX
5/8
2020
According to @NAMICommunicate, 1 in 5 US adults experience mental illness each year. If you are experiencing any me… https://t.co/7fpprc00FF
5/7
2020
Howdy! SHS is accepting cloth face mask donations for our staff and students to use when they are in the clinic. At… https://t.co/r9GPwnGALfHowdy Ags, just a quick reminder to only leave your house for essential trips, such as picking up groceries or medi… https://t.co/sAokS4p5BmHappy Nurses Week to our nurses! Thank you for all you sacrifice each day to keep everyone safe and healthy. We are… https://t.co/1N2lgaL5rSJust like your physical health, your mental health matters. If you suffer from anxiety, stress, depression, or need… https://t.co/jS8LaKHoeN
5/6
2020
Coronavirus is still spreading in Texas communities. It's more important than ever to take these actions to prevent… https://t.co/udGGxZtpVD
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5/5
2020
What is antibody testing? According to @CDCgov, antibodies are specific proteins made in response to infections & c… https://t.co/IAETHm5FJ6
5/4
2020
Good luck on your exams Ags! You're almost to the end of the semester. When you are studying, remember to take brea… https://t.co/yLHafscMfVParts of Texas will start to reopen today, but this does not mean you should stop practicing social distancing. Mak… https://t.co/cCOalu0lzNDon't forget that face coverings protect you and those around you. Let's #BTHOcovid together, Ags. https://t.co/gYjZhojvVlWith the coronavirus pandemic still growing, Student Health Services has begun offering testing for COVID-19 antibo… https://t.co/oTL22v0xXt
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5/1
2020
#DidYouKnow not everyone can be vaccinated? Infants, older people who are at risk of serious diseases, and those wh… https://t.co/EeAQThzlMoImportant reminder for individuals wearing face coverings as they are in public, especially as we begin re-opening… https://t.co/gSKgNarsvo
4/30
2020
If you’re struggling, know that seeking help is a strength—not a weakness. @CrisisTextLine is a free, 24/7, confide… https://t.co/cJwDtamDEDSHS wears denim today to show solidarity in the fight against sexual assault & to support survivors. Do you or a lo… https://t.co/rQ1IwL3Pu2Howdy Ags, #COVID19 antibody testing is now available at SHS for $100! Testing is only available between the hours… https://t.co/icwbnh4auw
4/29
2020
#WorldImmunizationWeek is used to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease. Immuni… https://t.co/OtJKZncpWNTo conserve medical masks for patient care, we wear reusable masks to keep ourselves & others safe when we aren't s… https://t.co/9ojWnhL9x9
4/28
2020
Having trouble focusing on your work? It's okay to take a short break! Do these few things to get yourself back on… https://t.co/y0vqnE9gcw
4/27
2020

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