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The University of Florida is one of a network of institutions selected to implement the National Institutes of Health’s HEALthy Brain and Child Development (HBCD) Study or HBCD, a longitudinal, multidisciplinary effort to...
Getting a vaccination against COVID-19 makes sense for just about everybody. Vaccines remain highly effective in preventing infection, severe disease and hospitalization. Unvaccinated Americans are 11 times more likely to die of...
Two University of Florida College of Nursing researchers earned a four-year $3 million grant to support a large national study to test the effect of a web-based educational tool that aims to help young adults understand sickle...
The University of Florida and UF Health on Tuesday announced an additional $25 million gift from the Lauren and Lee Fixel Family Foundation aimed at improving the lives of patients across the globe through the continued expansion...
For patients with eye cancer, University of Florida Health ophthalmology specialist Gibran S. Khurshid, M.D., is sowing seeds of hope. In Khurshid’s case, those seeds are tiny particles of radioactive iodine. Attached to a gold...
- Doug Bennett • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine • Oct 8, 2021
- Bill Levesque • University of Florida, UF Health • Sep 30, 2021
- Bill Levesque • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine • Sep 28, 2021
- Community Health & Family Medicine, UF Student Health Care Center, University of Florida, UF Health • Sep 20, 2021
Since 1988, Americans have observed Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of...READ MORE
At this moment, more than 100,000 people are on a waiting list for an organ transplant in the United States, according to the...READ MORE
With the emergence of the delta variant this summer, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be top of mind for many. Because of this, some people...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.
Halloween comes to Shands Children’s Hospital patients
Alligator • Oct 18, 2021
Ups and Downs of FIP in Cats; Sleeping with Your Dog; Rats and the Pandemic, all on WGN Radio
Steve Dale Pet World • Oct 18, 2021
WCJB-TV • Oct 18, 2021
Florida doctor convinces a stranger at a restaurant to get a COVID-19 vaccine: 'Humbled'
Daily Magazine • Oct 14, 2021
UF Health hosting free walk-up vaccine event
WCJB TV20 • Oct 14, 2021
Study: Headgear significantly reduces girls' lacrosse concussions
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-10-headgear-significantly-girls-lacrosse-concussions.html • Oct 14, 2021
NLP powers clinical concept extraction, medical Q&A and more at UF Health
Healthcare IT News • Oct 14, 2021
Chance encounter at sports bar causes anti-vax man to change his mind
WFTV-TV • Oct 13, 2021
Seeds of Hope: Treating Eye Cancer With Precision Radiation
Vision Monday • Oct 13, 2021
Researchers use AI to develop tool for predicting cancer nanomedicine outcomes
Nano Magazine • Oct 13, 2021
What color is pain relief? A study from University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson suggests green — at least when it comes to migraines. Previously, researchers discovered that green light could lead to pain relief in rats. Now, researchers are exploring the healing hue as a preventive...
Metabolism no longer a ready excuse for weight gain
Oct 15, 2021
Good listeners boost brain health
Oct 14, 2021
Even modest smoking harms lung function
Oct 13, 2021
Gopher tortoises are found throughout Florida and the Southeast and are affected by various diseases, including upper respiratory tract disease. A new story from the University of Florida this summer revealed the discovery of yet another emerging disease affecting gopher tortoise — one...