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UF Health to hold head, neck cancer seminar

Mar 24, 2023
Event will focus on latest advances in prevention and treatment.
Health

UF scientist takes aim at tuberculosis

Mar 15, 2023
New UF faculty member tackles one of world’s deadliest infectious diseases.
Health

EPA calls for new chemical limits in drinking water

Mar 15, 2023
Utilities would alert the public when traces were found.
Featured

More retirees choosing to age in place

Mar 11, 2023
Family, finances, energy levels influence decisions.
Featured

UF Health scientist lands grant for rare disease

Mar 2, 2023
Funds will go toward studying rare Smith-Kingsmore syndrome neurological disease.
Health

Drug manufacturer to slash insulin prices

Mar 2, 2023
Number of American adults with diabetes has more than doubled over last 20 years.
News

FDOH initiates recall of Cedar Key oysters

Mar 1, 2023
Salmonella outbreak in Florida, Georgia and Alabama linked to local harvest.
Featured

Lovler: Family help is not easy to give or receive 

Feb 25, 2023
Missing my mobility and independence after surgery was frustrating.
News

North Florida breaks ground for new medical campus 

Feb 23, 2023
HCA North Florida Hosptial also celebrates its 50th anniversary during event.
Health

Full-time family caregiving on rise 

Feb 18, 2023
More than 53 million Americans provide care in home settings.
Featured

UF study links processed foods, cognitive decline

Feb 14, 2023
Neurons restructure to store memories for retrieval when needed.
Featured

UF Health receives $3.6M AI grant

Feb 9, 2023
Funds will go toward building infrastructure for artificial intelligence in critical care.
Featured

UF study looks at weight stigma, stereotypes

Feb 9, 2023
Researchers find study participants struggle with positive self-image.
Local Living

UF Health to host Power Over Prostate Cancer event

Feb 3, 2023
Goal is to offer Black men prostate cancer information and resources.
Featured

Volunteerism boosts health in aging adults

Jan 21, 2023
Social connection offers physical, mental, and emotional benefits
News

Government inspects nursing homes’ antipsychotic use

Jan 19, 2023
Evidence mounts that some nursing homes wrongly report patients having schizophrenia.
Business

North Florida Hospital opens outpatient pharmacy

Jan 18, 2023
New hospital addition to improve pharmaceutical care for patients.
Health

Study finds health care ransomware attacks on rise

Jan 18, 2023
Medical organizations experience twofold increase over past five years.
Featured

UF scientists discover way to alter fentanyl

Jan 17, 2023
Modified chemical structure maintains pain relief while reducing side effects.
News

FWC releases bald eagle back into wild

Jan 10, 2023
Injured bird undergoes successful treatment at UF College of Veterinary.
Health

Peds group backs surgery, drugs to treat obesity

Jan 9, 2023
New guidance treats obesity as biological issue rather than an unhealthy lifestyle.
Health

UF study links monetary rewards with weight loss  

Jan 3, 2023
Study focused on socially disadvantaged people.
Health

Active aging extends vibrancy for seniors

Dec 26, 2022
Gainesville provides ample opportunities for senior activities.
News

U.S. life expectancy drops

Dec 22, 2022
COVID-19, drug overdoses fuel decrease while cancer, heart disease remain leading causes of death.
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