Health Links

AIDS and HIV Informationwww.thebody.com

Acne:  www.theclearskinproject.com

Birth Control Options www.bedsider.org

Counseling Services (PhilaU): www.philau.edu/counseling     215-951-2868

Domestic Violence: http://www.womenagainstabuse.org/index.php/get-help

Eating Disorderswww.nationaleatingdisorders.org     www.renfrewcenter.com 

Emergency Contraceptionwww.not-2-late.com

Fitness: www.fitness.gov

Flu (Influenza):  http://www.cdc.gov/flu/index.htm

Food and Drug Informationwww.fda.gov

Go Ask Alice (Columbia University): www.goaskalice.columbia.edu

Health Informationwww.nih.gov     www.mayoclinic.com

Insomnia: www.americaninsomniaassociation.org/home.asp

LGBTQ Information: www.youthresource.com      http://mazzonicenter.org

LGBTQ Crisis and Suicide Helpline: www.trevorproject.org

LGBTQ Social Network: www.trevorspace.org

Men’s Healthwww.cdc.gov/men

Meningitis:  Meningococcal Disease and Vaccination Fact Sheet from the National Meningitis Association

                 Meningococcal Meningitis Flyer from the National Meningitis Association

                 http://www.cdc.gov/meningococcal/vaccine-serogroupB.html

Nutritionwww.cspinet.org

Pharmacy (near PhilaU): 

     Hopkins Pharmacy: 215-483-0900, 7700 Ridge Avenue  http://www.hopkinsrx.com 

     Rite Aid Pharmacy: 215-842-2950, 3601 Midvale Avenue (at Cresson St. near train station) 

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Networkwww.rainn.org     

Rape and Sexual Assault: 

     Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR): http://www.woar.org  24-hr Hotline: 215-985-3333

          WOAR offers telephone counseling, crisis intervention, emergency room counseling, follow-up,    
          referrals, court companions, advocacy, education, training, and literature.


  Philadelphia Sexual Assault Response Center (PSARC): 300 E. Hunting Park Avenue, 215-425-1625

PSARC provides medical care & forensic examinations to victims of sexual assault in a private and personal setting.  Specially trained nurses are on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, who will perform a medical exam, collect evidence, and provide advice and counseling referrals to victims of rape and sexual violence. Victims can call 2999 (on campus security), 911, or also call Special Victims Unit 215-685-3251 for a ride to PSARC 24/7.

If you are a victim of rape or sexual abuse, click here for immediate help

     Circle of Six: Free Smartphone App to prevent violence before it happens www.circleof6app.com 

Self Injury Guidance and Support: www.selfinjury.com 

Sexualitywww.siecus.org

Sexually Transmitted Illnesses & Testing: 

     http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/gyt                 

     http://mazzonicenter.org

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org   1-800-273-TALK

Smoking Cessationwww.quitnet.com      www.smokefreephilly.org     www.betobaccofree.gov

Traveler’s Healthwww.cdc.gov/travel/inde./htm

Vaccineswww.immunizationinfo.org     The CDC Preteen and Teen Vaccines page  

Women’s Healthwww.4women.gov/owh/index.htm