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For more information, please contact: Rossana Passaniti, PASSAR@shands.ufl.edu or 352-273-8569. THE VILLAGES, Fla. — The Villages® and University of Florida Health announced their intent today to develop a comprehensive health...
After a good Samaritan brought a stray sulcata tortoise to the University of Florida Small Animal Hospital on Oct. 8, veterinarians tried unsuccessfully to find the 40-pound creature’s original owner. However, they did make an...
UF researchers dive into the science of how seaweed might prevent colon cancer and inflammation of the digestive tractBy Matthew Splett • Dec 3, 2019 • Lead Story
Consuming a seaweed found near the Florida Keys may offer health benefits in preventing colon cancer and inflammatory diseases of the digest tract, according to researchers in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. A...
University of Florida researchers have found mutation hot spots in a unique class of proteins that could drive cancer progression. “There are recurrent mutations that are associated with cancer development,” said Jonathan Licht...
Study helps hepatitis C patients, shows path for accelerating research and potential for drug approvalsBy Meghan Meyer • Nov 25, 2019 • Lead Story
Read the journal article here, which also contains a list of co-authors’ disclosures of funding and possible conflicts: https://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085(19)41199-2/fulltext Hepatitis C patient testimonial...
- Kimberly Rose • UF Health, UF Health Shands Hospital • Nov 25, 2019
- Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Nov 14, 2019
- Doug Bennett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology • Nov 12, 2019
- Doug Bennett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, College of Medicine, UF Health Cancer Center • Nov 7, 2019
When Melanie Dickens was 10 years old, she fell off a pair of stilts and injured her left leg. The injury triggered complex regional pain syndrome...READ MORE
Should Fewer FPs Providing Hospital Care Cause Concern?
AAFP • Nov 20, 2019
Study: Not providing CPR riskier than doing so
Williston Herald • Nov 19, 2019
Osteoporosis Screening Often Missed in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease
Medscape • Nov 19, 2019
Gout guidelines call for treat-to-target strategy using allopurinol
Healio • Nov 19, 2019
Healthcare to hit the road in Opelika with renovated clinic bus
The Auburn Plainsman • Nov 19, 2019
A major overlooked cause of type 2 diabetes, revealed by a medical doctor
Before It's News • Nov 19, 2019
How gene-edited white blood cells are helping fight cancer
Big News Network.com • Nov 19, 2019
Fundraiser in Gainesville raises money for shelter animals in need of treatment
WCJB TV-20 • Nov 19, 2019
Ebola Vaccine Licensure Is Underway With The Help Of UF Researchers
WUFT • Nov 19, 2019
Worried about legal risk of doing CPR? Inaction is riskier
Bonner County Daily Bee • Nov 14, 2019
The numbers don’t lie: America is aging. Experts say that over the next 40 years, not only is the number of people aged 65 and up expected to double, 80% of them also will have some form of heart disease. That translates into more than 6 million adults with congestive heart failure racking up...
Upset? Study suggests talking to yourself in the third person can calm you
Nov 28, 2019
Thanksgiving and your taste buds
Nov 27, 2019
Don’t be a pessimist — you’ll sleep better
Nov 26, 2019
A new state-of-the-art 3-D printer now being used at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine uses high-performance plastics and offers numerous advances in patient care, teaching and research, UF veterinary surgeons say. On tomorrow’s Animal Airwaves-Live, Dr. Adam Biedrzycki, an equine surgery...
Tips for stays at dog-friendly hotels
Nov 27, 2019
Pay attention with retractable leads
Nov 25, 2019
Poisons Lurking in the Garden for Pets and Livestock
Nov 22, 2019