Health Resource Centers
The McKinley Health Resource Centers (HRC's) provide over-the-counter self-care supplies which can provide you with skills and knowledge to better care for yourself. All supplies are included as part of your health service fee, and are provided at no extra cost to you. You will need to present your student I-card before you can receive any items.
You may pick up the following items twice per semester
Cold Care Products
Cold care medications can be obtained at all health center locations. The following products are available to help alleviate your cold symptoms:
Pseudoephedrine in tablet form will continue to be available for use through clinician prescriptions only.
Home Pregnancy Test Kit
The home pregnancy test kit contains one home pregnancy test and a "Frequently Asked Questions" information sheet.
Yeast Infection Treatment Kit
The kit contains yeast treatment materials. This product cures most vaginal yeast infections and relieves vulvar itching and irritation associated with a yeast infection.
Wound Care Package
The wound care package contains an assortment of bandages, gauze and ointment, as well as instructions, to help you care for minor wounds.
You may pick up the following items every two weeks
There are three options available in the condom packages. They are; lubricated, non-lubricated, or 1/2 lubricated and 1/2 non-lubricated condoms.
Lubricant or Spermicidal Gel
The lube can be used as an additional source of lubrication during intercourse and has many benefits. It can ease penetration, increase pleasure and reduce the likelihood of condom breakage. This lubricant does not contain Non-Oxyonol 9, a sperm-killing agent, and does not provide any protection against pregnancy or sexually transmissible diseases. Spermicidal jelly, that does contain a sperm-killing agent, is also available. You may obtain only one product per visit.
This product is designed to be used for safer oral sex to the vagina or anus. It is a thin latex square that covers the genitals during oral stimulation to help prevent sexually transmissible diseases (STD's). You may choose from a variety of flavor scented latex barriers.
Main Locations and Hours of Operation
Satellite Locations and Hours of Operation
For information on a variety of health-related topics, visit McKinley's patient information handout index.
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