Student Occupational Health

Come in! Student Support at Cardigan House

Posted on 6 February 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Our Student Intern, Kate, tells us more about the Student Support Centre at Cardigan House… The Student Support and Wellbeing team at Cardigan house offer confidential advice and support on a range of topics including: advice for your student life, student occupational health, finances, housing, health and wellbeing, disability and dyslexia and careers and employability.
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Students – be aware of the signs and symptoms of Influenza, aka ‘the flu’

Posted on 13 January 2017 by Your Student Life, Supported

Our Student Occupational Health Team tell us more about Influenza… If you are wondering whether you or a fellow student has a cold, the flu, influenza, or similar.  Or you’d like to know how to prevent becoming unwell or what to look out for, then please read this blog for more information about what, signs
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Have you been vaccinated? Student advice on MMR immunisation

Posted on 4 May 2016 by Your Student Life, Supported

Jennifer Prosser, Occupational Health Adviser from our Student Occupational Heath team tells us more about Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) and advice for students… It is advised that any University student who has not previously received the Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination should be offered MMR immunisation.  This blog tells you more about the vaccination
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Meningitis – What it is and how to identify it

Posted on 9 March 2016 by Your Student Life, Supported

Ruth, one of our Nurses in Student Occupational Health, talks more about Meningitis and what to do if you suspect you, or someone you know might be infected…             What is Meningitis? Meningitis is an infection of the protective membranes (meninges) that surround the brain and spinal cord. The inflammation that
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