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As the opioid epidemic continues to grip the nation and kills tens of thousands every year, a new study led by researchers at the University of Florida suggests kratom could be a prime treatment option for opioid dependence. In...
A national committee that includes a prominent University of Florida physician has recommended to federal and world leaders a four-phase approach to fairly allocate COVID-19 vaccines when they become available.In its Oct. 2...
Digital version: https://bit.ly/36s6S3d Media kit, with additional photos and patient interview video available here: https://bit.ly/3ndei0c It was the last place in the world Patricia Fountain wanted to...
UF Health researchers find anticancer drugs are also effective against Epstein-Barr virus-related cancersBy Doug Bennett • Oct 1, 2020 • Lead Story
The Epstein-Barr virus is a common, persistent and elusive invader. It typically spreads through saliva during childhood and often goes dormant after infection. The virus, also known as human herpesvirus 4, can cause...
12-year-old female goldendoodle named Cello, who had a rare tumor so aggressive that it caused a life-threatening obstruction of major veins, is home in St. Petersburg recovering from surgery at the University of Florida College...
- UF Health, Jacksonville College of Medicine, UF Health Jacksonville • Oct 14, 2020
Gauntt Foundation gifts UF veterinary college with $3 million for equipment to treat cancer patientsBy Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Oct 12, 2020
UF Health Chest Pain Center, PulsePoint provide East Gainesville organizations with lifesaving devicesBy Tyler Francischine • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine • Sep 30, 2020
UF nursing researcher receives $2.6 million grant to improve pain associated with sickle cell diseaseBy Anna Suggs Hoffman • College of Public Health and Health Professions, UF College of Nursing, University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine • Sep 30, 2020
Staying hydrated is essential in Florida's summer months, when the heat index can often reach triple digits. Dehydration can cause...READ MORE
UF College of Medicine Offers Free COVID Testing
WCJB TV-20 • Sep 21, 2020
UF professor honored for developing COVID-19 test
Gainesville.com • Sep 21, 2020
Rhoel Dinglasan receives US health award for smartphone COVID-19 test
MSN Philippines News • Sep 21, 2020
Colleges Are Already Moving to Cancel Spring Break to ‘Mitigate the Possible Risks’ During Pandemic
Yahoo! Canada Sports • Sep 21, 2020
Florida emerges as leader in pharmacogenetics research
FOX 40 WICZ TV • Sep 21, 2020
Gainesville teen completes Eagle Scout project by giving back to children at UF Shands
WGFL • Sep 21, 2020
This study shows how COVID-19 spreads in households
knowridge • Aug 19, 2020
Coronavirus: Contagious particles float 16 FEET from patients
Brinkwire • Aug 17, 2020
Wooster professor receives prestigious honor
The Bargain Hunter • Aug 17, 2020
High blood pressure and depression are tied to your gut health, research says
NEWS • Aug 17, 2020
What is good for your heart can also be good for your eyes. A lifestyle that optimizes cardiovascular health also reduces the odds for diabetic retinopathy and other vision-related diseases. New findings by Texas Tech University researchers show an association between circulatory system health and...
Hearing aids may protect brain later in life
Oct 19, 2020
Retirement can be good for your health
Oct 16, 2020
Meal times may be associated with the type of food we eat
Oct 15, 2020
Do you have a pet bird? You’re not alone. According to a recent national survey, captive birds are the fourth most popular pet after fish, cats and dogs. If you have a bird in your household, understanding signs of a health emergency is important. A sick bird will often appear sleepy, or...
Cats With Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment
Oct 9, 2020
Fact or Fiction? Busting the Myths of Equine Health
Sep 25, 2020
The appeal of tortoises
Sep 24, 2020