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Thompson--Joan A. (Health Promotion Coordinator)

Displaying 101 - 144 of 144
Title Date Summary
101 In the midst of the deep freeze--beware of hypothermia
Public Relations News Release 1990:275, p.1
1/7/1991 Health officials warn of frostbite during sub zero temperatures.
102 Diabetes--mysterious disease with a possible cure.
Public Relations News Release 1990:201, p.1
11/19/1990 There is no present cure for diabetes. A balanced diet and monitoring blood sugar levels are important to avoid health problems.
103 Percentages warrant Stop Rape Week; 'students need to be aware'
Dolgener--Jennifer A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:17, p.1
10/30/1990 Goal of week is to make students aware that rape occurs more often on college campuses than was once thought.
104 University of Northern Iowa Counseling Center announces fall activities, on-going programs
Public Relations News Release 1990:35, p.1
9/5/1990 Wellness workshops, health services, and support groups announced.
105 Here come the sum- experts advise staying in the shade.
Public Relations News Release 1990:698, p.1
6/18/1990 Joan Thompson says health officials are recommending that it be used on small children no matter how long they are exposed to sunlight. A major cause for concern, especially since many people are not taking precautions.
106 New organization seeks to promote alcohol awareness
Northern Iowan 86:35, p.1
2/6/1990 BACCHUS chapter started at UNI.
107 The big chill cometh--beware of hypothermia
Public Relations News Release 1989:316, p.1
12/21/1989 Professor Joan Thompson discusses the dangers of prolonged exposure to subzero temperatures.
108 Holidays can be stressful time for victims of eating disorders.
Public Relations News Release 1989:279, p.1
12/4/1989 Typical victims of eating disorders are young women, in their teens or twenties, Joan Thompson says although increasingly, older women are developing the symptoms, too.
109 Speaking of food, it's national eating disorders week.
Public Relations News Release 1989:257, p.1
11/20/1989 Joan Thompson is the advisor for a support group of anorexic and bulimic students. While more people understand the disease, it is a problem many people deal with their entire lives.
110 More than 350 school employees to live week-long 'wellness' lifestyle at third lakeshore wellness conference, (June 11-15.)
Public Relations News Release 1988:521, p.1
6/8/1989 List of those participating in the 1989 summer Lakeshore Wellness Conference. Participants will hear presentations, view exhibits, eat nutritional meals and take part in activities such as swimming, tennis, rappelling, yoga, aqua-aerobics, and canoeing.
111 Sun worshipers beware-- tanning can be hazardous to your health.
Public Relations News Release 1988:331, p.1
3/6/1989 Joan Thompson says many claim indoor tanning is safe, ultraviolet light in any form is highly damaging.
112 Hypothermia... the "big chill" can be deadly.
Public Relations News Release 1988:258, p.1
1/23/1989 Joan Thompson says the old and young are at the highest risk of being effected by a lowering of the body's temperature. It's true that most of the heat lost is through the head. Layers and a cap are the best protection.
113 To overeat or undereat¿ holiday problems that can be life threatening.
Public Relations News Release 1988:177, p.1
11/21/1988 Joan Thompson says some new alarming studies show about 20 percent of college students suffer from an eating disorder at some time. While there has been more awareness about these health problems, recovery is still a lone difficult process.
114 Health Center offers birth control classes and advice
Northern Iowan 85:18, p.9
10/28/1988 Joan Thompson talks about services available.
115 SSPA helps students
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.11
10/14/1988 Health Center offers information and support for students who want to know about alcohol and its effects.
116 AIDS . . . the incurable disease
Northern Iowan 85:13, p.10
10/11/1988 A look at the disease itself.
117 Students feel self-induced pain when stress strikes
Simmons--Jennifer J. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 85:11, p.13
10/4/1988 Officials offer tips on reducing stress.
118 LEARN: weight control program to be offered
Allen--Trina Russell
Northern Iowan 85:8, p.5
9/23/1988 Joan Thompson talks about a new weight control program at the health center.
119 Heat and humidity pose problems
Northern Iowan 84:62, p.7
6/24/1988 Joan Thompson give advice on dealing with summer conditions.
120 Increase in eating disorders found on college campuses
Northern Iowan 84:37, p.13
2/12/1988 Joan Thompson talks about the problem.
121 Oct. 28 'Sex on Campus' College Satellite Network broadcast among activities planned for AIDS Education Month at Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1987:89, p.1
10/20/1987 AIDS Education Month begins with an informative recorded broadcast on AIDS in Maucker Union. Activities continue with a panel discussion by Professors Ruth Anderson, Fred Hallberg, and Jane Kittleson. Rich Reminetsch, Betsy Pratt, and the Gay Liberation.
122 AIDS Education month; Activities include 'Sex on Campus'
Northern Iowan 84:13, p.4
10/9/1987 Description of activities.
123 Something for nearly every need: Counseling Center plans activities
Northern Iowan 84:2, p.11
8/28/1987 List of support groups and workshops.
124 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:439, p.1
7/23/1987 Ivan Eland explores motorcycle safety. Joan Thompson discusses how Iowans are more susceptible to heat exhaustion. Dennis Clayson discusses left-handedness. Tom Ryan analyzes the origins of the names of Iowa towns. Indianola hosts balloon championship.
125 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:315, p.1
4/9/1987 Marilyn Monteiro explains why women leave the state more than men. John Somervill, Joanne Spaide, and Joan Thompson discuss anorexia and bulimia. Jerry Stockdale explains Amish farming. The Senate approves the fusion of health and physical education.
126 Panel to talk about eating dysfunctions
Northern Iowan 83:39, p.6
2/20/1987 Joan Thompson talks about the panel.
127 UNI's Bender residence hall staff plan self-improvement series for students, public
Public Relations News Release 1986:196, p.1
1/30/1987 Bender resident assistants, with the aid of their professors, planned a series of programs to encourage self-improvement in students. The programs covered dieting, employment, responsibility, and self motivation.
128 What's Up
Northern Iowan 83:23, p.4
11/14/1986 Meetings and activities.
129 Eating disorders discussed
Northern Iowan 83:5, p.11
9/12/1986 Will hold panel discussion on eating disorders.
130 Program aids overweight women
Northern Iowan 82:43, p.9
3/14/1986 Weight loss program offers both support and exercise.
131 AIDS guidelines to protect victims, UNI community
Lambertsen--Terri Lynn (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:41, p.6
3/7/1986 Discusses truths and myths about AIDS.
132 Women susceptible to disorders
Lorber--Jeffrey D. (Class of 1987; Development Staff)
Northern Iowan 82:39, p.11
2/28/1986 Both the UNI Counseling Center and the UNI Health Center offer help to students with eating disorders.
133 Grandma's remedy still rated high
McKinlay--Michael John (Classes of 1986 and 1990;
Northern Iowan 82:34, p.13
2/11/1986 Joan Thompson gives tips on taking care of colds and flu.
134 UNI encouraged to adopt AIDS policy
Northern Iowan 82:27, p.5
12/13/1985 Administrators comment on the need for an AIDS policy.
135 Panel discusses anorexia, bulimia
Mayo--Sandra (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:4, p.3
9/13/1985 Panel of three women discuss problem and their own experiences; photo.
136 Panel will discuss eating disorders--anorexia, bulimia
Mayo--Sandra (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:2, p.3
9/6/1985 Joan Thompson talks at length about the problem.
137 Heat wave alert--beware
Northern Iowan 81:61, p.6
7/19/1985 Joan Thompson talks about heat stroke and heat exhaustion.
138 Sex Week: be active!
Northern Iowan 81:50, p.10
4/16/1985 Dancer Hall will put on series of programs on approaching "sexuality in a mature but fun way".
139 Self-care health program
Northern Iowan 81:34, p.16
2/12/1985 Students can go to a self-paced screening room if they have a cold; photo.
140 What's Up
Northern Iowan 81:26, p.6
12/11/1984 Meetings and activities.
141 Anorexia and bulimia: dangers of symptoms
Northern Iowan 81:12, p.18
10/12/1984 Joan Thompson speaks on eating disorders: the symptoms and how to help deal with them.
142 Health programs
Northern Iowan 81:5, p.4
9/18/1984 Information about counseling sessions for incoming freshman to help them in getting used to college.
143 Diet disorders
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 81:4, p.12
9/14/1984 Eating disorders group starting at the Counseling Center..
144 Food for thought: eat smart for good start
Camarigg--Valerie M. (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 81:1, p.14
8/31/1984 Joan Thompson talks about eating right.


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