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National effort to hasten treatments for those with pancreatic cancer enrolling patients at UF HealthBy Kacey Finch • Oct 21, 2020 • Lead Story
A novel clinical trial platform that aims to accelerate treatment discoveries for people battling pancreatic cancer is now enrolling patients at 15 sites nationwide, including the University of Florida Health Cancer Center....
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...
- Bill Levesque • College of Public Health and Health Professions, Community Health & Family Medicine, University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine • Oct 28, 2020
Adrian Tyndall, M.D., M.P.H., named associate vice president for strategic and academic affairs for UF HealthBy Tyler Francischine • UF Health Leadership, UF Health, College of Medicine • Oct 26, 2020
- Doug Bennett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology • Oct 21, 2020
- UF Health, Jacksonville College of Medicine, UF Health Jacksonville • Oct 14, 2020
Lockdowns can widen youngsters’ waistlines—here is curb that
Home Health Choices • Oct 28, 2020
UF Study Suggests Kratom Could Treat Opioid Addictions
WUFT • Oct 28, 2020
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
It’s known as thunderstorm asthma. And it’s really weird. The theory goes that residents in an area will suffer a wave of asthma attacks and other respiratory ailments in the days before a thunderstorm arrives. The phenomenon was first reported in Great Britain in 1983. In Melbourne, Australia in...
Repeat after me: It’s OK to talk back to the doctor
Oct 28, 2020
Placebos may carry benefits — even when you know about them
Oct 27, 2020
Body copes well when confronted with a flood of pizza
Oct 26, 2020
The cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) in dogs is the equivalent of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) of the human knee. However, unlike in people, where this type of knee injury is most frequently brought on by a traumatic injury or event, in dogs, the cranial cruciate ligament ruptures partially...