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As COVID-19 vaccinations continue to be administered around the world, a coordinated global response to viral variants that may threaten the protection provided by vaccines is critical, writes a group of World Health Organization...
A new University of Florida study finds that patients with COVID-19 who displayed symptoms of disorientation and confusion were three times more likely to go on to develop severe COVID-19 than patients with the virus who did not...
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is No. 1 in Florida, nationally ranked in eight medical specialtiesBy Doug Bennett • Jun 15, 2021 • Video, Lead Story
The University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital is the No. 1 children’s hospital in Florida and stands among the nation’s elite pediatric hospitals in eight medical specialties including a first-ever top 10 ranking in...
University of Florida Health researchers are joining an ambitious global effort led by The Rockefeller Foundation to better track the coronavirus and its variants and set up a network of collaborators to stop any nascent pandemic...
UF medicinal chemists report promising results from a study focused on new ways of treating several types of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, advances that may help in the battle against MRSA, tuberculosis and other infectious...
- Sarah Carey • UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Jun 22, 2021
- Doug Bennett • UF Health, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics • Jun 22, 2021
- Lauren Gajda • UF Health, Department of Pediatrics • Jun 14, 2021
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In 2021 alone, an estimated 60,430 Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in the U.S., and nearly all will die from the disease. A...READ MORE
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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.
Video: How children can safely return to sports activities after a COVID-19 infection
Medical Xpress • Jun 18, 2021
Servers still down at UF Health Central Florida after 'cybersecurity event'
Daily Commercial • Jun 17, 2021
Community outreach event gets more people vaccinated in east Gainesville
WCJB TV-20 • Jun 17, 2021
City, county discuss funding East Gainesville UF Health facility with virus recovery aid
Gainesville.com • Jun 17, 2021
UF Health Shands Children's Hospital ranked top pediatric hospital in Florida
WGFL-TV • Jun 17, 2021
As Covid Starts To Fade, Cosmetic Dentistry Soars
Kaiser Health News • Jun 17, 2021
UF health researchers hope to prevent future pandemics
WGFL-TV • Jun 15, 2021
Curious about the sense of smell and loss after COVID-19? UF can help
Gainesville.com • Jun 15, 2021
Is it safe for children to play sports following a COVID-19 infection? Experts weigh in
WGFL-TV • Jun 15, 2021
LifeSouth Community Blood Center Continues To Face Type O Blood Shortage
WUFT-TV • Jun 15, 2021
College students’ anxiety about tests can cause poor sleep. That, in turn, can result in poor test performance, and even more anxiety. It’s a vicious cycle, and learning how sleep, anxiety and exam performance are related is the first step toward addressing it. Researchers at the University of...
Among the high-tech means of treating wounds in people and animals alike is hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Here’s how it works. The patient is comfortably situated in a large chamber containing 100% oxygen at 1.5 to 3 times normal atmospheric pressure. The resulting increased oxygen delivered to the...