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

Many people think their diet is healthier than it actually is

Aug 5, 2022

Think you’re eating healthy? Guess again. Chances are you’re not doing as well at mealtime as you think. That’s what a federal study suggests. Researchers have previously established that self-reported health is generally a good predictor of well-being and mortality later in life. U.S. Department...

Animal Airwaves

The Rat Lungworm Parasite: A Threat to People, Animals and the Environment

Jul 29, 2022

Common in Southeast Asia and the tropical Pacific islands, the rat lungworm is a parasite that can cause severe central nervous system disease in people and in animals. The parasite has been found in gastropods as well as more recently in invasive Cuban treefrogs in Florida. How worried should we...