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The new year brings new food trends with promises to help you stay healthy. Northern Arizona University dietitian and health educator Megan Anderson breaks down these new trends to show what you should and should not try this year to help you be healthier.
What it is: A mix of coffee, butter and medium chain triglyceride (MCT) oil that has been sensationalized as a miracle drink for long-lasting energy and weight loss.
Fun Fact: Bulletproof coffee was created by a… Read more
Julie Ryan has been named executive director of Campus Health Services after a competitive national search.
Ryan will guide strategic planning as well as day-to-day administration of Campus Health Services, which includes Counseling Services, Medical Services and Health Promotion.
“I love NAU and the community,” Ryan said. “Having earned my degrees here, I feel very loyal to Flagstaff and NAU and am looking forward to working with the students. I have a strong background in healthcare, hospital operations and practice management… Read more
Northern Arizona University has received a three-year, $300,000 grant from Northern Arizona Regional Behavioral Health Association to participate in a national project to combat substance abuse.
Through the Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment project, NAU’s Campus Health Services will join college health centers around the country to implement a program to identify high-risk alcohol and drug use during routine medical visits.
By rapidly assessing all patients, Campus Health providers will be able to more readily and frequently identify at-risk… Read more
An online training available at Northern Arizona University allows users to learn the common indicators of psychological distress and how best to approach at-risk students for referral to counseling.
NAU offers two Kognito programs, At-Risk for College Students and At-Risk for… Read more