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Combining an anti-inflammatory drug with an antiviral drug reduces recovery time and accelerates improvement for COVID-19 patients, a national study co-authored by UF Health researchers has found. Patients treated with a...
With the novel coronavirus continuing its unabated march through communities local and global, University of Florida Health is moving into the next stage of its COVID-19 vaccination program this week as it begins to offer...
The leading COVID-19 vaccines aren’t anything like the polio vaccination your grandparents received — or even the flu shot you got this fall. A look under the hood unveils a remarkable advancement in medicine. The COVID-19...
University of Florida Health faculty and staff today began receiving a vaccine developed by Moderna, the second of two authorized vaccines upon which rest the hopes of ending a relentless pandemic. At 10 a.m., David R. Nelson, M...
After months of anguish and anticipation, after the long days and the longer nights of a pandemic that has stressed communities across Florida, the nation and the world, Gainesville took the first step today toward an eventual...
- Doug Bennett • University of Florida, UF Health, UF Health Shands Hospital • Jan 25, 2021
UF researchers see promising results in study of investigational treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophyBy Jill Pease • College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, UF Health, Department of Physical Therapy, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics • Jan 20, 2021
- College of Public Health and Health Professions, UF College of Dentistry, University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine, Clinical and Translational Science Institute • Jan 20, 2021
UF study sheds light on the roles of children and asymptomatic infections in COVID-19 household transmissionBy Jill Pease • College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida • Jan 19, 2021
Over the past year, people across the globe have longed for togetherness — separated from loved ones near and far for an indefinite amount of time...READ MORE
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Social media is like an all-access pass — people can tap into an almost unlimited amount of information. For cancer patients, social media offers...READ MORE
City-run vaccination sites in Jacksonville could end new first dose vaccinations after Thursday
WOKV • Jan 20, 2021
Concern Grows in Florida Over More Contagious COVID Strain
Medscape • Jan 20, 2021
Children 60% More Likely To Spread COVID Than Adults, Study Says
Moms.com • Jan 20, 2021
ANALYSIS: Data shows thousands of Floridians overdue for 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccine
WFTV • Jan 20, 2021
Facing High Drug Costs, Some US Cancer Survivors Buy Prescriptions Abroad
Medscape • Jan 20, 2021
Tooth or consequences: Even during a pandemic avoiding the dentist can be bad for your oral health
Cadillac News • Jan 20, 2021
UF Health gets $75M grant to help develop new antibiotic
Fort Myers Florida Weekly • Jan 20, 2021
At least 20 cases of coronavirus variant in Florida, CDC says
WFTV • Jan 13, 2021
Health Beat: Protecting kids from asthma
WFMZ • Jan 13, 2021
Managing delirium in the pediatric patient
My American Nurse official Journal of the American Nurses • Jan 13, 2021
The Romans called them Jupiter’s royal acorn. Some experts say they’re the oldest tree food known to man, with evidence of their consumption dating back 7,000 years. In ancient Persia, they were reserved for royalty. We introduce you to the hearty walnut. It’s not just any nut. Scientists are...
Forget 98.6 degrees: Humans are getting cooler
Jan 27, 2021
Device would help patients exhale alcohol out of their blood
Jan 26, 2021
Better sleep can reduce risk of heart failure
Jan 25, 2021
Scratches or abrasions of the eye, known as corneal ulcers, are a common eye problem diagnosed in pets. Ulcers of the cornea can occur for a variety of reasons and can be very painful to animals experiencing them. While all corneal ulcers require treatment, some cases may require immediate...