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It might not be surprising news that a night of heavy drinking impacts a person’s short-term memory, but University of Florida researchers have found that older adults’ mental abilities are more affected by heavy drinking than...
A UF Health researcher is studying a natural therapy for treating liver cancer, one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in the world. Thomas Schmittgen, Ph.D., a professor of pharmaceutics in the University of Florida...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida has seen a sharp increase in fentanyl-related overdose deaths over the past five years, according to UF Health researchers who co-authored a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report out on...
Nancy Denslow, Ph.D., a professor of environmental toxicology at the University of Florida, has received a key award from an international professional group for her scientific achievements. Denslow, who holds a joint appointment...
University of Florida College of Nursing Dean Anna M. McDaniel, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN, has been named the Linda Harman Aiken Professor. Alumna Linda Aiken, Ph.D., R.N., announced a $1 million gift in February to endow the...
- Sarah Carey • University of Florida, UF Health, College of Veterinary Medicine • Sep 21, 2016
- University of Florida, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions, Department of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Genetics Institute • Sep 15, 2016
- University of Florida, UF Health, College of Public Health & Health Professions, Emerging Pathogens Institute • Sep 15, 2016
- University of Florida, UF Health, Clinical and Translational Science Institute • Sep 13, 2016
Almost 20% of Americans contract the flu every year, and adults average two to four colds per year— with so many viruses making the rounds, it’s...READ MORE
On The Same Page by Dr. David Guzick, M.D., Ph.D.
When Jacquelyn was 20 weeks pregnant, she and her partner, Mark, visited her obstetrician to have an ultrasound to find out the sex of their baby. Up to that point, they thought that Jacquelyn was carrying only one, since earlier sonograms captured only one heartbeat. The ultrasound revealed there... Read More
The Patent Gender Gap Goes Beyond Fewer Women in Math and Sciences
IPWatchdog.com • Sep 22, 2016
Getting Pharmacogenomics Into the Clinic
The Journal of the American Medical Association • Sep 22, 2016
Hospital executives may want to keep an eye on Lake Nona, Florida
Becker's Hospital Review • Sep 22, 2016
Horse named Mercy freed from septic tank by rescue workers
NanoNews.org • Sep 22, 2016
American Brain Tumor Association Awards 16 Grants to Support Brain Tumor Research
KRHD • Sep 22, 2016
You’ve got an app to track your food, exercise, calendar and expenses … and soon you might have an app to track how much sun you’re getting, too. The dangers of sun exposure are well documented. Each year in the United States, there are 3.5 million cases of skin cancer. Despite this statistic,...
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Sep 22, 2016
Even sans negative calorie balance, “pulses” promote weight loss
Sep 21, 2016
Five morning habits that won’t take much time — promise
Sep 20, 2016
Dogs rely on different ways to cool their bodies than people do; they don’t sweat, for example, they pant. Under certain circumstances, these mechanisms prove ineffective, causing the risk of overheating. On Animal Airwaves-Live tomorrow, Dr. Alex Lynch, an emergency and critical care specialist,...