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Tobacco sales at two national dollar-store chains may have negatively impacted the smoking rate among pregnant women in the Southeast United States, University of Florida Health researchers have found. Smoking during pregnancy...
The University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine will launch an open heart surgery program for dogs later this year, becoming the only fully functional program of its kind in the United States and the only one to offer...
Among otherwise healthy people, a daily dose of aspirin does not save lives and causes additional bleeding, an analysis by University of Florida Health researchers has found. Their meta-analysis of 11 aspirin therapy clinical...
Barth syndrome stalks young patients, weakening heart and skeletal muscles, stunting growth and shortening their lives. University of Florida Health researchers and their colleagues have now discovered a promising solution: a...
In the human nervous system, proteins, RNA and other cellular material need a free-flowing molecular highway. But when a “traffic jam” develops, the consequences are severe: One of several neurodegenerative diseases can arise. A...
- Jill Pease • Community Health & Family Medicine, University of Florida, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions, College of Medicine • Jan 8, 2019
- University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Emerging Pathogens Institute • Jan 8, 2019
- Michelle Jaffee • UF Diabetes Institute • Dec 18, 2018
- Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Dec 18, 2018
Depression impacts nearly 6.7 million adults in the United States, and the stress of the holidays can make that depression worse.
Complication Rates and Costs of Invasive Lung Cancer Diagnostic Tests May Be Higher Than Anticipated
Pharmacy Choice • Jan 16, 2019
The key to ending Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and ALS? Animal Research.
The Providence American • Jan 16, 2019
Sedentary lifestyle cancels out benefits of healthy weight | Inquirer Lifestyle
Inquirer.net • Jan 16, 2019
UF to launch open heart program
WCJB TV-20 • Jan 16, 2019
Complication rates and costs of invasive lung cancer diagnostic tests may be higher than anticipated
BioSpace.com • Jan 15, 2019
Haiti: Madariaga virus reported in several children
Outbreak News Today • Jan 15, 2019
First open-heart program in the country for dogs to launch at UF
The Independent Florida Alligator • Jan 15, 2019
University of Florida researchers tie rising smoking rates to dollar stores
WCJB TV-20 • Jan 15, 2019
Sedentary lifestyle cancels out heart benefits of having normal weight
The Tribune • Jan 14, 2019
9-year-old boy with rare brain cancer fundraises for children's hospital
WCJB TV-20 • Jan 14, 2019
It’s well-known that different kinds of cancer can affect certain populations differently than others. Men make up less than 1 percent of all breast cancer cases, for example. But what about skin cancer? Women and men are both exposed to the sun at similar rates in their lifetime, but young...
Sharing leftover antibiotics a growing, dangerous trend
Jan 16, 2019
Most kids still getting unhealthy items in fast-food meals
Jan 15, 2019
Can heartbreak be fatal?
Jan 14, 2019
When wildlife or zoo animals need surgery, special concerns come into play. Before these animals can be operated on, anesthetic drugs are almost always used to minimize pain and movement to allow veterinarians to do their job. Each species is different, with different needs, and certain types of...