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Gilbert Rivers Upchurch Jr., M.D., the Edward M. Copeland III and Ann and Ira Horowitz Chair in the University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine for his...
The University of Florida is one of a network of institutions selected to implement the National Institutes of Health’s HEALthy Brain and Child Development (HBCD) Study or HBCD, a longitudinal, multidisciplinary effort to...
Getting a vaccination against COVID-19 makes sense for just about everybody. Vaccines remain highly effective in preventing infection, severe disease and hospitalization. Unvaccinated Americans are 11 times more likely to die of...
Two University of Florida College of Nursing researchers earned a four-year $3 million grant to support a large national study to test the effect of a web-based educational tool that aims to help young adults understand sickle...
The University of Florida and UF Health on Tuesday announced an additional $25 million gift from the Lauren and Lee Fixel Family Foundation aimed at improving the lives of patients across the globe through the continued expansion...
- Sarah Carey • UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Oct 20, 2021
- Mickie Anderson • UF Health, College of Medicine • Oct 20, 2021
- Bill Levesque • UF Health, College of Medicine, UF Health Cancer Center • Oct 20, 2021
UF-led study: opportunities exist for improving blood pressure control and reducing health disparitiesBy Matthew Splett • UF Health, College of Pharmacy • Oct 18, 2021
Since 1988, Americans have observed Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of...READ MORE
At this moment, more than 100,000 people are on a waiting list for an organ transplant in the United States, according to the...READ MORE
With the emergence of the delta variant this summer, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be top of mind for many. Because of this, some people...READ MORE
When the COVID-19 pandemic exploded across the globe, everything changed. One year later, we’re all adjusting to the new normal. Workers from across UF Health share the lessons they’ve learned during this trying time. See their stories and other important news from UF Health in this edition of The POST.
Poorly controlled pain linked to disruptive behaviors in residents with dementia
McKnight's Long Term Care News • Oct 21, 2021
UF Health addresses thyroid cancer over diagnosis
Main Street Daily News • Oct 21, 2021
Shands flight paramedic dies, honored with procession past hospital
The Gainesville Sun • Oct 20, 2021
Greater Gator Community Program Connects Current and Retired Faculty
The Business Report of North Central Florida • Oct 20, 2021
Halloween comes to Shands Children’s Hospital patients
Alligator • Oct 18, 2021
Ups and Downs of FIP in Cats; Sleeping with Your Dog; Rats and the Pandemic, all on WGN Radio
Steve Dale Pet World • Oct 18, 2021
WCJB-TV • Oct 18, 2021
Florida doctor convinces a stranger at a restaurant to get a COVID-19 vaccine: 'Humbled'
Daily Magazine • Oct 14, 2021
UF Health hosting free walk-up vaccine event
WCJB TV20 • Oct 14, 2021
Study: Headgear significantly reduces girls' lacrosse concussions
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-10-headgear-significantly-girls-lacrosse-concussions.html • Oct 14, 2021
Snoring is ubiquitous. It’s in cartoons, mattress commercials, and, let’s face it — probably your family. But heavy snoring accompanied by mouth breathing can also a common symptom of obstructive sleep apnea, which is the most common sleep-related breathing disorder. And now, new research indicates...
For young adults, plant-centered diet can have long-term benefits
Oct 21, 2021
Certain aspects of the mind may improve with age
Oct 20, 2021
Study: Night shift apt to produce heart trouble
Oct 19, 2021
When your pet has been diagnosed with cancer, it is natural to feel helpless, even alarmed. Just as in people, when a pet ages, their immune system weakens and cancer becomes a higher risk. Although cancer is the main cause of death in nearly 50 percent of all dogs, it is most often found in aging...