Religion and politics clash
Jordan Matich on February 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:42 pm
President Obama Friday unveiled a new compromise for a contraception policy that would allow female employees of religiously affiliated institutions to seek contraception
from their healthcare providers, regardless of a hospital’s policy. Florida’s
89.1 WUFT-FM’s Jordan Matich reports on the opposition of those who follow the
religion and supporters who say this new law will help save money and improve
That’s the question the People’s Scientific Conference is going to begin trying to answer this weekend as discussions about how to eliminate health disparities and improve the community’s health get underway at the University of Florida.
World Blood Donor Day comes with another reason for celebration this year at LifeSouth Community Blood Centers Friday, thanks to an approval for a cord blood manufacturing license from the FDA. LifeSouth is the first blood bank in Florida and fifth in the nation to earn the license.
The Food and Drug Administration will make the most widely known morning-after pill available on drugstore shelves to women ages 15 and older.
Banyan Biomarkers is working with two UF teams of researchers to find a better way to detect concussions.
Alexa Carlin founded Hello Perfect, a blog devoted to redefining society’s definition of perfection, with a friend in 2011.