The POST

Health risks in hiding

April 2015

At UF Health, researchers are uncovering how factors seemingly unrelated to health and wellness actually play a big role in people’s health and lives. Building an understanding of these social determinants of health could help scientists improve health across populations

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Health In A Heartbeat

When you lose fat, where does it go?

Mar 31, 2015

Picture this: Breathe in and fill those lungs — and breathe out fat. The image may be an exaggeration, but it’s not much of one. According to the law of the conservation of mass, matter is neither created nor destroyed. So the widely held belief that fat is burned off as extra energy or heat, or is...

Animal Airwaves

LIVE: Locating and Managing Equine Lameness

Apr 18, 2015

If your horse seems to have developed an abnormal gait or shows obvious difficulty walking or running, you may be dealing with a lameness issue. Dr. Ali Morton, an equine surgeon specializing in lameness and rehabilitation, will discuss what lameness is and how veterinarians are able to pinpoint it...

On The Same Page

UF Health North

Apr 16, 2015

UF Health North is the North Jacksonville campus of UF Health. It’s brand new, strikingly beautiful, and already very busy addressing the health care needs of North Jacksonville residents. “The customer service was something I had never experienced before in a medical setting. From the moment I... Read More