‘It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.’
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|Interesting website addressing challenges facing college freshmen students concerning diet, weight gain and lack of exercise: http://www.freshman15.com/
click here for an interesting article on the benefit of bananas
click here for a great visual of how much sugar is in our foods
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.
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.
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)