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It’s so obvious that exercise is a healthy habit that it almost goes without saying. Scientists have known for years that physical activity lowers the risk of cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes, among other benefits. What...
The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of pediatrics has been awarded a nearly $1 million federal grant to expand telemedicine services and equipment among underserved and vulnerable populations. The $967,957...
Buying prescription drugs from other countries is one way some Americans have coped with rising drug prices. A new University of Florida study, published today in JAMA Network Open, finds that 1.5% percent of adults, or more than...
The COVID-19 crisis has abruptly changed our day-to-day routines. As some of our everyday activities resume, such as returning to work, many of us may face increased levels of anxiety. During the short video below, UF Health...
The 1Florida Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, or 1Florida ADRC, a University of Florida-organized consortium of leading research institutions aimed at making Alzheimer’s and related dementias treatable, preventable and one...
- Bill Levesque • University of Florida, UF Health, Department of Pediatrics • Jul 9, 2020
- Jill Pease • College of Public Health and Health Professions, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology • Jul 7, 2020
UF veterinarians successfully using new placenta-derived treatment for animals with severe bone lossBy Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Jul 2, 2020
UF study finds some combinations of opioids and muscle relaxants are safe, others raise overdose riskBy Donovan Baltich • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Pharmacy • Jun 30, 2020
When a brainstem tumor almost took Mycah’s life, her UF Health pediatric neurosurgeon prepared a plan to save her.
University of Florida Chosen as Coordinating Center for Drug Abuse Surveillance Project
Psychiatry • Jul 9, 2020
Mounting Evidence Suggests Coronavirus Is Airborne—but Health Advice Has Not Caught Up
Scientific American • Jul 9, 2020
Coronavirus FAQ: Should I Wear A Mask To Walk Outside? What Mask Is Best? Is Visiting People Safe?
WLRN • Jul 9, 2020
Feds Charge 4 in Florida With Selling Bleachlike Chemical Mixture as Coronavirus Cure
Time Magazine • Jul 9, 2020
Agonizing Lag in Coronavirus Research Puts Pregnant Women and Babies at Risk
Mother Jones • Jul 9, 2020
Number of people buying prescription medications outside U.S. could rise with unemployment, uninsured rates
Greater Milwaukee Today • Jul 9, 2020
Florida’s Alzheimer’s research consortium awarded $15 million grant
The Business Report of North Central Florida • Jul 9, 2020
The Pandemic Experts Are Not Okay
MSN • Jul 8, 2020
Coronavirus has ‘stabilized’ in Florida, governor says
NBC4i.com • Jul 8, 2020
Coronavirus Testing Has Its Pros and Cons, UF Epidemiologist Says
WUSF News - University of South Florida • Jul 8, 2020
Feeling sluggish? Can’t remember the last time that you went for a run or worked out? You’re not alone. As the COVID-19 pandemic has unfolded, the desire to exercise has waned for many people. There are several possible reasons. We’re spending more time than ever before at home, thrown out of...
Deep in the Amazon rain forest live dogs so elusive that many scientists trying to protect them have never even seen them in person. The short-eared dog is a different species than our pooch pals. While most canid [CAH-nid] species roam in packs over relatively open terrain, short-eared dogs are...