‘It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.’ 

Gandhi

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Interesting website addressing challenges facing college freshmen students concerning diet, weight gain and lack of exercise: http://www.freshman15.com/
 
Great resource library for all your health information and self-action project resources at McHenry Village, Modesto: click here for info link, or refer to:  www.suttergould.org/mainolibrary
 

Spring'14 Extra Credit Opportunities 

Throughout the semester there are health related seminars which will enhance your understanding of current topics.  To earn 20 points (100 points maximum) you must attend one or several of these seminars and turn into Dr. Shrock a 5x8 card sighed by the presenter with a one-sided summation of what you learned. 

Science Colloquium Presentations related to Health Education: These short sessions are open to the public and admission is free. 
All are Wednesday, in the Science Center-west campus, Rm 115, 3:00-4:00 p.m.

29 January: Bobby Hutchinson, MJC Behavioral Scientist, "Biology of Sexually Transmitted Infections"

19 March: Dr. Robert McGrew,  Cornerstone Family Medical Practice, "The Importance of Your Vaccinations"

2 April: Dr. Anjani Thakur, Valley Vein Health Center, “Paradigm Shifts in Surgery”

Student Health Center Seminars: These short lunch time sessions which are open to the public and admission is free.
Click here for full talk description

Thurs, 6 February: 12:00-1:00 (Music 111-east campus) Healthy relationships

Thurs, 20 February: 12:00-1:00 (Music 111-east campus) Living with Mental Health Challenges

Thurs, 6 March: 12:00-1:00 (Founders Hall 272-east campus) Top 5 Drugs in Stanislaus County

Wednesday, 12 March: 12:00-1:00 (Founders Hall 272-east campus) Obama Care: How is it Going to Work?

Thurs, 3 April: 12:00-1:00 (Founders hall 275-east campus) Stress Less

Thurs, 17 April: 12:00-1:00 (Founders hall 275-east campus) Overcoming Addition to Technology

Discover Yosemite National Park: (click here for the Yosemite NP website)
Travel 2 hours to Yosemite National Park and discover it's wonders and earn 20 points, even if you have been before! To earn the extra credit, bring you car admission receipt ($20.00) and write on one side of a 5x8 card on what you experienced.