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For some smokers, the first cigarette of the day is just not as satisfying without a cup of coffee. That could be more than just a morning habit: Chemical compounds in roasted coffee beans may help lighten the effects of morning...
Americans aren’t turning to pharmaceutical options as often in the never-ending battle for a good night’s sleep. The use of medication to treat sleep disturbances has fallen dramatically in the United States in recent years after...
UF Center for Regenerative Medicine recruiting for trial on potential therapy for autoimmune disordersBy Bill Levesque • Aug 2, 2022 • Lead Story
The University of Florida Center for Regenerative Medicine today announced the launch of a clinical trial to test safe dosages of umbilical cord-derived stem cells in the treatment of two debilitating autoimmune disorders. The...
UF Diabetes Institute to establish novel biobank to study cardiovascular and kidney disease in diabetesBy Bill Levesque • Aug 1, 2022 • Lead Story
A major step toward transforming the understanding of cardiovascular and kidney disease in the millions of Americans with diabetes occurred Thursday when the National Institutes of Health designated the University of Florida...
University of Florida Health Shands Hospital once again has the most nationally recognized adult and pediatric specialties among Florida hospitals ranked by U.S. News & World Report. The 2022-23 Best Hospitals report released...
UF faculty join international partners to launch continuing medical education for Haitian physiciansBy Jill Pease • College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, UF Health • Aug 15, 2022
- Kyle Chambers • UF College of Nursing, University of Florida, UF Health • Aug 9, 2022
- Matthew Splett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Pharmacy • Jul 26, 2022
- Bill Levesque • UF Diabetes Institute • Jul 15, 2022
The school year has begun, which in many parts of the country signals that fall and cooler temperatures are right around the corner. However, in...READ MORE
August is National Breastfeeding Month, an annual opportunity to bring attention to initiatives in our community that promote best practices for...READ MORE
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.
COVID-19 Cases On the Rise Again
WCTQ-FM • May 18, 2022
Oyster study committee to weigh ‘limited entry’
Apalachicola The Times • May 18, 2022
6 to Know: Local Hospital Updates Visitation Policy Amid COVID-19 Case Rise
NBC News Miami • May 18, 2022
Things I Wish I Knew Before I Got COVID
MSN UAE • May 18, 2022
Health Notes: Give blood, save lives
Citrus County Chronicle • May 18, 2022
Save Your Tooth Month Q&A with Dr. Samuel Low
DrBicuspid.com • May 18, 2022
Recurrent Stroke Risk High in AF, Even With Anticoagulants
Biz News Post • May 18, 2022
National baby formula shortage affecting families in Gainesville
The Gainesville Sun • May 18, 2022
India Education Diary • May 18, 2022
Researcher’s drug-discovery method promising against aggressive breast cancer
Medical Laboratory Observer • May 18, 2022
Take a moment and check your pulse. How’s your resting heart rate? And your cholesterol? How healthy do you think your heart really is? An American Heart Association study finds that 80% of us — that’s 4 in 5 people — scored below-optimum in the “Life’s Essential 8” heart and brain health checklist...
As the war in Ukraine rages on, people across the globe are stepping up to help the most vulnerable. That includes U.S. veterinarians coming to the aid of pets belonging to Ukrainian refugees. One of these helpers is Dr. Jon Geller, an emergency veterinarian from Colorado. The founder of Street Dog...