CDC Resources

Student Health and Counseling Services provides links to the following information updated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Adult BMI IndicatorBody Mass Index (BMI) is a number calculated from a person's weight and height. BMI provides a reliable indicator of body fatness for most people and is used to screen for weight categories that may lead to health problems.

The Flu Ends With U - This season, the flu ends with you. Help spread the word and encourage others to get vaccinated!

Emergency Preparedness - The CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response website is CDC’s primary source of information and resources for preparing for and responding to public health emergencies. This site continues to keep the public informed about public health emergencies and provides the information needed to protect and save lives.

Sodium Intake Quiz - Where's the salt? Did you know that on average, most Americans consume about 3,400 milligrams of sodium per day. That’s more than double the recommended amount for most people. A diet high in sodium can increase your blood pressure and your chances of heart disease and stroke. Take this quiz to learn more about salt and your health.

Diabetes Risk Test - Diabetes means your blood sugar (glucose) is too high. How would you know? Are you often thirsty, hungry, or tired? Do you urinate often? Do you have sores that heal slowly, tingling in your feet, or blurry eyesight? Even without these signs, you could still have diabetes.Diabetes is a serious disease. It can cause heart attack or stroke, blindness,kidney failure, or loss of feet or legs. But diabetes can be controlled. You can reduce or avoid these health problems. Take the first step. Find out if you are at high risk.

Five Minutes or Less for Health - Information from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding five-minute health and safety tips.

Smoking and Tobacco Use - Smoking harms nearly every organ of the body, causing many diseases and affecting the health of smokers in general. Quitting smoking has immediate as well as long-term benefits for you and your loved ones. Learn more about the harmful effects of smoking, smokeless tobacco, and secondhand smoke.

Flu IQ - Don't worry if you don't know all the answers at first, the Flu IQ widget is an easy and fun way to learn what's true about flu.

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Sexual Health Resources

Bedsider student sex life

Recovery tips after an attack

The Joyful Heart Foundation

Healthy Place

Mental Health Resources

What are my options if I’m sexually assaulted?

What do I do if I’m worried about a person?

Anxiety Assessment

Depression Treatment Assessment

Drug and Alcohol Addiction Information 

The Science of Addiction

Arkansas Resources for Alcoholics Anonymous 

Addiction Center

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Methodist Family Health

Rivendell Behavioral Health Services

Human Rights Campaign