The POST Magazine

The POST-Spring

Spring 2021

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.

Health In A Heartbeat

Study: Darkness as we sleep is the heart’s friend

May 18, 2022

The human body is tuned to the rotation of planet Earth, our cells responding to the passage from darkness to sunlight like the petals of a flower unfolding to an inviting sky. Our circadian rhythm prepares us for the day by adjusting hormone levels and blood pressure, among other changes, as we...

Animal Airwaves

Helping the animal victims of the war in Ukraine

May 17, 2022

The war in Ukraine is a tragedy for humans and animals alike. As people escape their homes to save their lives, many are taking their beloved pets with them. For the pets left behind — not to mention livestock, zoo animals and others — the future is often bleak. That’s why veterinarians and their...