Women's Health Services reflect a commitment to our Mission Statement, as "we endeavor to engender good health habits and attitudes that may project themselves into practices that will enhance the future and physical well-being of those we serve." Women's Health Services are preventive in nature, promoting healthy attitudes about healthcare for women. Services are designed to be sensitive to the needs of the women of Appalachian State University.
Women's Health Services including routine pelvic and breast examinations, treatment of gynecological problems, pap smears, counseling, and contraceptive services are provided. Pap smears are done by appointment only.
Services for women offered at the Student Health Service include:
- Physical Examinations with or without pap smears
- Contraceptive Consultation
- Birth Control Options
- Oral Contraceptives
- Depo-Provera - Injectable Contraceptive
- Emergency Contraception
- Pregnancy Testing
- Safe Sex Education
- STI (formally referred to as STD) Testing
- Gardasil (three doses in series)
- News About Folic Acid
4collegewomen.org is an online health resource for women in college. The site provides a broad range of comprehensive and reliable health information created for college students by college students.
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