Notification

Nan Ambrosy, ARNP, DNP the Student Health Clinic Psychiatric nurse practitioner will be leaving the University of Northern Iowa effective August 31, 2015.  If you are a current patient and are in need of assistance please see the letter from the Executive Director for Health and Recreation Services.  We are in the process of hiring a replacement for this position and a search committee has been formed.  

Health Information Resources

These web links contain health information and should not be interpreted as personal medical advice. If you would like to learn more or are concerned about your own health issues, please call (319) 273-5161 to speak with the UNI Student Health Clinic resource nurse.

Self-Diagnosis Web Sites

FreeMD - interactive medical library featuring the virtual doctor

Medline Plus – health topics A-Z

Web MD – symptom checker

Go Ask Alice –health information and resources

E-Checkup to go - programs are personalized, evidence-based, online prevention interventions for alcohol and marijuana

Mayo Clinic –health information and resources

 

Sexual Health Web Sites

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-sexual health information

Birth control information

Birth control methods fact sheet

Birth control information: http://bedsider.org/

Get Yourself Tested –Sexually transmitted disease information and testing

 

Mental Health Web Sites

UNI Counseling Center

National Suicide Hotlines:
        National Hopeline Network or 1-800-SUICIDE or 1-800-784-2433
        National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  1-800-273-TALK
        1-800-273-8255 Life Line Chat

 

LGBT Health resource Web Sites

CDC LGBT health

Health Communities

Ten Things Transgender Persons Should discuss with Their Healthcare Care Provider

Top 10 Things Lesbians Should discuss with Their Healthcare Provider

Ten Things Transgender Persons Should discuss with Their Healthcare Care Provider

 

Public Health

Understanding Vaccines

 

Travel Health Web Sites

CDC Travelers’ Health

US State Department Travel Alerts

 

Substance Abuse Information

Resources for the University of Northern Iowa Students: https://www.uni.edu/subabuse/resources

Getting help for yourself or others: https://www.uni.edu/subabuse/getting-help/concern-others

Prescription medications, over-the-counter drugs and illegal drug information: http://www.drugwatch.com/students/

Alcohol e-check up: https://interwork.sdsu.edu/echeckup/usa/alc/coll/?id=UNI&hfs=true

Marijuana e-check up: https://interwork.sdsu.edu/echeckup/usa/mj/coll/?id=UNI&hfs=true

Blood alcohol calculator: http://www.bloodalcoholcalculator.org/4