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The likelihood adolescents will try marijuana rises steadily from age 11 to age 16, then decreases before hitting another peak at age 18, according to a new University of Florida study. The study findings, which appear in the...
University of Florida Health has enrolled its first patient in a landmark clinical trial to study the effectiveness of three hepatitis C medications. The initial patient has begun a 12-week drug regimen and is one of 3,750...
The University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital has been recognized as one of the nation’s best hospitals for children in nine medical specialties, according to U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals...
Researchers have found that an existing diabetes drug can be used to halt progression of another disease that is a leading cause of liver transplants. A three-year clinical trial led by University of Florida Health researcher...
Sherrilene Classen, Ph.D., M.P.H., an internationally recognized scientist in driving rehabilitation, has been named chair of the department of occupational therapy at the University of Florida College of Public Health and...
- Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Jul 20, 2016
- UF Health • Jul 19, 2016
- Matthew Splett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Pharmacy, College of Medicine • Jul 18, 2016
UF researchers report new strain of mycoplasma likely spread by seals caused disease in Alaskan hunterBy Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Jul 14, 2016
July is National Ice Cream Month, and there couldn’t be a better time to celebrate the joys of this frozen treat. Stepping outside feels like...READ MORE
When the animals receive their cues, a stampede of sorts begins, and a chorus of voices erupts. Lions lead the charge, followed by prancing hyenas...READ MORE
On The Same Page by Dr. David Guzick, M.D., Ph.D.
In rankings released by U.S. News & World Report on June 21, the UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is recognized as one of the nation’s 50 best hospitals for children in nine of the 10 specialties ranked. UF Health’s pediatric programs were the most-recognized in the state, and seven of the... Read More
Dean to Receive the Nation’s Top Academic Pharmacy Research Award
Health News Digest • Jul 19, 2016
Human Milk Initiative May Offer Jacksonville Babies A Healthier Start
WJCT • Jul 19, 2016
Dance Marathon hosts Summer event to raise awareness, donations
The Independent Alligator • Jul 19, 2016
UF Health Shands Recognized as Top Health Care Workplace
Business Report North Central Florida • Jul 19, 2016
Cade Museum gets $500,000 state grant for learning labs
The Gainesville Sun • Jul 19, 2016
Your TV, cell phone and even your dinner companions could be making you overeat. The common denominator at work is noise. Researchers from Brigham Young and Colorado State universities found that drowning out the sounds of one’s own eating — the racket of chewing, crunching, and swallowing — is...
This spring in shelters, new kittens are joining all the older cats still hoping for homes. So if you’re looking to adopt a feline friend, you have choices aplenty. But choosing between a cat and a kitten may not be as obvious as it seems. Sometimes an older cat may be the wiser choice. With a...