50 years of Gatorade

October 2015

This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of UF’s most important research discoveries — Gatorade. Gatorade not only launched a sports beverage industry, it also created a culture of innovation that persists at UF Health today.

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Health In A Heartbeat

To shed weight, drink more water

Nov 27, 2015

Losing weight isn’t just about what you eat, it’s also about what you drink. According to one study, consuming a 17-ounce bottle of water 30 minutes before every meal can help with weight loss. Drinking a standard-size bottle of water led to greater weight loss among obese adults than those who...

Animal Airwaves

Cranking up some wildness for an indoor life

Nov 1, 2015

Odds are your pampered house cat will live considerably longer than his free-roaming kin. But the trade-off is missing the natural perks of the outdoors. So it’s up to you to help fill in the gaps. Cats wouldn’t be cats without the chance to explore their territory. That includes opportunities to...

On The Same Page

Comprehensive Stroke Care: Saving Lives, Enhancing Outcomes

Nov 10, 2015

At 3:15 in the morning, almost one year ago to the day, Catherine Flanigan woke up and asked her husband for assistance in going to the bathroom. Her speech was slurred, but her husband thought it was because she had just awakened. It had been a rough few days, as she had just had a cholecystectomy... Read More