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International advocacy group GoFAR funds UF Health research for Friedreich’s ataxia gene therapy programBy For media inqui... • Apr 19, 2018 • Video, Lead Story
University of Florida Health pediatrics researchers have received a $450,000 grant from the Italian patient advocacy group GoFAR to continue developing a gene therapy for Friedreich’s ataxia, a life-shortening genetic disorder...
Cigarette smoke is loaded with more than 4,000 chemicals, about 70 of which are toxins or carcinogens. It’s associated with lung cancer, heart disease, immune disorders and birth defects. Smoking even slows the healing of wounds...
In the warrior ethos that permeates sports, athletes sometimes shake off injuries and stay in the game. It’s considered a measure of toughness. It also is the worst step a concussed athlete can take, according to UF Health...
Hip and knee replacement surgeries represent the highest line item in the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, or CMS, budget. Still, the federal government wants hospitals to make further improvements in cost...
For people with blue cone monochromacy, the world is blurry, colorless and uncomfortably bright. Now, University of Florida Health researchers have found a gene therapy that restored crucial visual functions to affected cone...
- Jill Pease • Other, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions • Apr 19, 2018
- Gregory Hamilton • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Medicine • Apr 16, 2018
- Jill Pease • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions, Department of Physical Therapy • Apr 16, 2018
- Jill Pease • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions • Mar 26, 2018
The ''funny bone'' that packs a stinging punch after just a simple bump is actually a nerve and not a bone at all. Spanning from the upper arm...READ MORE
If you look closely around town, you may find beautifully decorated rocks in unexpected places. It might be in a tree or by a potted plant. It...READ MORE
On The Same Page by Dr. David Guzick, M.D., Ph.D.
In the last issue of On the Same Page, I summarized the impact of the UF Preeminence Initiative for the University of Florida and UF Health. A myriad of benefits have occurred, as expressed in broad terms: new research awards, including program projects and center grants; enhanced interdisciplinary... Read More
Why Are We So Sleep Deprived, And Why Does It Matter?
YES! Magazine • Apr 19, 2018
Researchers Explore Diminishing Scope of FP Practice
AAFP • Apr 19, 2018
What’s the Best Way to Track Your Blood Pressure?
Doctor's Lounge • Apr 19, 2018
Regenerative power of fat-derived stem cell impaired by smoking
Konk Life • Apr 19, 2018
‘Before I Die’ walls promote end-of-life care to Gainesville residents
The Independent Alligator • Apr 19, 2018
Medical Ambulances In The Sky, Saving Lives One Flight At A Time
WUFT • Apr 19, 2018
Dog with brain disorder’s life not normal, but happy
The Gainesville Sun • Apr 19, 2018
Blood Pressure Targets in Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Research
Bloodsugardiabetes.org • Apr 12, 2018
FindaRideFlorida.org improves mobility for older Floridians
Miami's Community Newspaper • Apr 12, 2018
New Alzheimer's Definition and the Clinician
Medpage Today • Apr 12, 2018
Your potato chips, Cheetos and Mountain Dew might someday come with something extra — a federal junk food tax. Slapping a federal excise tax on foods that meet certain nutritional or category criteria is both legal and feasible, researchers at two universities have found. An excise tax is a...
Smartphone app targets obesity prevention based on users’ eating habits
Apr 19, 2018
Trendy nose rings can pose health risks
Apr 18, 2018
Neighborhoods impact heart health
Apr 17, 2018
If you or anyone in your family are considering a career in veterinary medicine, there’s a lot that you should know. The path to acceptance requires a lot of hard work, but a career in veterinary medicine can be very rewarding. On this show, Dr. Juan Samper, associate dean of academic and student...
AA Live: “Equine Reproduction: Managing a Successful Breeding Program”
Apr 13, 2018
Keeping outdoor cats comfy in winter
Feb 2, 2018
Taking the bite out of feline fear
Feb 1, 2018