February 29th is Repetitive Stress Injury (RSI) Awareness Day because it is the only ‘nonrepetitive’ day of the year. Repetitive Stress Injuries are soft-tissue injuries that happen over time and can limit normal daily activities and cause persistent pain. RSI can affect the muscles, nerves and tendons of the neck, upper and lower back, shoulders, […]
Seminar Replay – Coronavirus: Myth vs. Science Watch the replay of Lab Medical Director Timur Durrani’s recent brown bag session on coronaviruses and what you can do to keep yourself, your family, and your colleagues healthy. Hear what to do when you are traveling, when you should stay home, and what the Lab is doing […]
Information on the Coronavirus (2019-nCov) can be found here.
Stay Well Tips: New Coronavirus Spreading From Asia The coronavirus that started in Asia has reached the United States and can spread rapidly since it is now known that the virus can spread from person to person. The virus started in Wuhan, China and has now appeared in several other countries. Passengers on flights coming […]
First aid kits, also known as Rescue One First Aid Kits, will no longer be furnished by Health Services. Instead, basic first aid kits will be available for purchase through the Lab’s eBuy system. The existing Disaster Trauma Kits are out of date, with most of the content expired. They should not be kept but […]
UC Walks is an annual Systemwide WellBeing Initiative program that is coordinated by the wellness programs at each campus and health system. UC Walks promotes wellness and an active lifestyle by encouraging faculty, staff, and retirees to take time out of their day to walk. The event also builds community and campus spirit throughout the […]
New Weight Watcher Session starting April 18th Health Services will be sponsoring another Weight Watchers’ session. It will start on April 18th and end on August 15, 2019. The meetings will be every Thursday from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. Weigh-in is at 11:15 am. Please call Cathy Wentworth at ext. 5334 or email at […]
On Thursday, July 18th, 2019, at 8:00 a.m., all Lab employees, affiliates, and contractors will receive a text message and email, followed by a phone call, from our emergency LabAlert system. The messages will request a reply from each individual asking them to respond with their status and whereabouts. You only need to respond once, […]