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The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2017, Part 2

Jan 25, 2018

Part 2 of our “Year in Review” focuses on the hospitals, research institutes and centers that are part of the UF Health family: UF Health Cancer Center UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute UF Institute for Child Health Policy The UF Diabetes Institute UF Emerging Pathogens Institute UF... Read More

The POST Magazine

Songs from the Heart

January 2018

UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine artist-in-residence creates album with pediatric patients

Health In A Heartbeat

Beating the winter blues

Jan 25, 2018

Has your mood fallen as fast as the thermometer? If so, you may be suffering from the winter blues, and you’re not alone. An estimated 10 million Americans suffer from seasonal affective disorder, or SAD. It’s a type of depression occurring in the winter months, and its severity depends partly on...

Animal Airwaves

Don’t kiss the puppies

Jan 1, 2018

Recently, 39 people in seven states became ill after touching Campylobacter-infected puppies at a national pet store chain. Nine people were so sick they had to be hospitalized. Campylobacter [CAMP-ill-δ-back-ter] is an organism that causes severe intestinal illness and fever. Although infections...