Medication & College Life

Have you ever wondered if it’s OK to take your friend’s medication, how you can better remember to take your medication, or if you can smoke and drink while taking your prescription medication?  If so, join Student Health Services to learn about college life and medications.

WHAT:  Session #1 – Thursday, September 18th
and Session #2 – Thursday, September 25th
WHEN:  2 – 3 PM
WHERE:  In the Lyons Lounge, Balfour Hood


Topics include:
The effects of abruptly stopping medication without medical supervision
Mixing medication with drugs, alcohol, and herbal supplements
Understanding warning signs/side effects
Developing a plan for intervention

For more information or to register for the course, please contact Cynthia Maricle, RN, Student Health Services Coordinator, at 508-286-8210 or maricle_cynthia@wheatoncollege.

Walk-ins welcome.  Bring a copy of your medication list and any related questions you may have.