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

Sun-damaged selfies get teens’ attention

Aug 31, 2022

  When health officials in Brazil wanted to show teens the effects of too much exposure to the sun, they used technology they could relate to: selfies. Specifically, they used a face-aging app that showed the teens what prolonged exposure to ultraviolet, or UV, radiation could do to their skin...

Animal Airwaves

From Wildlife to Other Animals and Humans: How and Why Diseases Spread

Sep 23, 2022

The news is full of accounts of viruses jumping species from animal to animal and subsequently to humans. But why and how is this happening, and how are patterns of transmission changing over time? Most importantly, what does that mean for animal and human health? On this show, Dr. Maureen Long, an...