Published on Monday, January 9, 2023 By: Ruth Cummins, email@example.com Photos By: Jay Ferchaud/ UMMC Communications How do you help protect yourself from a highly contagious, antibiotic-resistant fungal infection with a high mortality rate? Be vigilant about the possibility of exposure, and educate yourself about candida auris, also called C. auris, a University of Mississippi Medical Center expert says. […]
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Student Health NP Miele Hudspeth Gives Talk at PeriodUM event.
byIsabelle Frost November 9, 2022 Reading Time: 2 mins read Period@UM hosted a forum in the Gertrude C. Ford Student Union on Nov. 7 with members of Student Health Services answering questions about women’s health in a safe, judgment-free environment. Nurse practitioner Miele Hudspeth and Director of Health Services Alex Langhart used the presentation to […]
Severe Flu Season Predicted
Flu season is here, and it is important for our campus community to take the necessary preventative steps to mitigate spread and severe illness. Dr. Hubert Spears, staff physician at Employee Health Services, has shared that public health experts predict that this flu season could be particularly bad. Why do we think flu season […]
UMMC: Eating Healthy
Published on Monday, September 19, 2022 By: Dr. Elena Dent, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine Healthy eating can mean something different to everyone. Fruits and vegetables are synonymous with a healthy diet: but why? Because they are healthy? Well, yes, we know that! But why are they healthy? Fruits and vegetables provide vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, water, and […]
Staff Highlight: Miele Hudspeth, NP
Nurse practitioner brings expertise and enthusiasm to UM Health Center SEPTEMBER 9, 2022 BY EDWIN B. SMITH Miele Hudspeth joined the university’s Student Health Services earlier this year as a nurse practitioner. Photo by Kevin Bain/Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services OXFORD, Miss. – From taking temperature to giving injections, Miele Hudspeth makes being treated at the V.B. […]