Category Archives: Health and Science
Wonsuk Lee and his research team are developing a system that could help citrus growers better determine how much their groves will yield before harvest.
The Behavioral Health Center will open at North Florida Regional Medical Center on Feb. 17.
While other departments in Alachua County saw a spike in flu cases, the school board and its students did not.
Meridian Behavioral Healthcare is a private nonprofit that aids those affected by mental illness and substance-use disorders in and around North Central Florida. Its main campus is located in Gainesville at the corner of Williston Road and Southwest 13th Street, […]
Mental exercise can provide long-lasting benefits to the minds of older adults, a University of Florida researcher Dr. Michael Marsiske found. The research was published online Monday by the Journal of American Geriatrics Society.
This year’s flu season is seeing an increase of severe cases especially among young people.
The state of Florida’s decision to opt out of expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act will alter the application process for MV transportation, according to the Regional Transit System.
With the holiday season in full swing, Marion County officials said this is the “perfect time to get your flu vaccination.”
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County Commissioner Robert Hutchinson is drafting an ordinance to place regulations on e-cigarettes, a nicotine-vapor-based alternative to tobacco cigarettes. The regulations would include a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes to minors.
A new UF study shows that pelvic pain often goes underreported or unreported in women of all ages. To combat the problem, Dr. Nash Moawad spearheaded research to understand why pelvic pain is often not reported.