Ashe: About Your Health

Have a question about your general health and wellness? Our Executive Director, Dr. David Baron, has answers for you. Check out our interesting articles from the Science and Health Column of the Daily Bruin or on Daily Bruin Radio! 

Submit your general health question by emailing asheaboutyourhealth@gmail.com, or by tweeting @dailybruin with the hashtag #AsheAboutYourHealth. 

Take a look at our past articles below:

May 17, 2013

Ashe about your health: Linking sex and self-image (featuring CAPS Psychologist Dr. Nicole Green)

May 7, 2013

Ashe about your health: Students should consider screenings, vaccines before getting physical

April 19, 2013

Ashe about your health: How to drop the smoking habit

April 12, 2013

Ashe about your health: Prevent athlete's foot from the get-go

April 4, 2013

Ashe about your health: Regular eye exams and dilation necessary to good health (featuring Ashe optometrist Dr. Karen Yeung)

March 7, 2013

Ashe About Your Health: Unprescribed stimulants can have negative side effects (featuring CAPS director of psychiatry Dr. Charle McDaniel) 

March 1, 2013

Ashe about your health: Don't Panic

February 22, 2013

Ashe about your health: Alleviating Headaches

February 15, 2013

Ashe about your health: Solutions to back pain

February 8, 2013

Ashe about your health: Good habits prevent skin damage (featuring nurse practitioner Chris Lewis)

February 1, 2013

Ashe about your health: Dealing with stress

January 25, 2013

Ashe about your health: Bed bugs

January 10, 2013

Ashe about your health: weight loss resolutions for the New Year

Reasonable goals are key to success in reaching weight loss resolutions for new year

December 6, 2012

Ashe about your health: Numbers to guide physical activity

Physical activity guidelnes outline, what students should be doing to lead a healthy life

November 30, 2012

Ashe about your health: Listening to music at high decibels using earbuds, headphones can lead to permanent hearing loss

 
November 16, 2012
 
November 8, 2012
 
November 2, 2012
 
October 26, 2012
Hydration is key to maintaining healthy kidneys, which are crucial to controlling body fluid volume
 
October 18, 2012
 
October 11, 2012

Ashe about your health: Insights on sleep

October 5, 2012

Ashe about your health: How to deal with a persistent cough

September 28, 2012

Ashe about your health: Misconceptions about the flu should not deter students from getting influenza vaccines

September 23, 2012

Ashe about your health: Column will answer student-submitted questions about health​

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