Tag Archives: diabetes

Why Are Disease Rates Higher for Certain Groups in Florida?

By on June 14th, 2013 | Last updated: June 14, 2013 at 3:15 pm

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.

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April 1, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on April 1st, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 2:44 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida:

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‘Equal Access Clinic’ provides free health care to locals

By on February 18th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 9:27 am

Equal Access Clinic, a network of student-run free health care clinics started by the University of Florida’s medical school, gives Gainesville residents who cannot afford health care access to free medical services at service locations around the city.

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UF study finds link between pancreas size and Type 1 diabetes

By on December 12th, 2012 | Last updated: December 12, 2012 at 4:47 pm

Researchers at the University of Florida discovered that people at risk for Type 1 diabetes may have smaller pancreases

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UF study shows higher rates of obesity in rural areas

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 2:00 pm

A recent UF study has shown that people living in rural areas are more likely to be obese.

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The sweet and silent voice of diabetes

By on March 28th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:44 pm

Diabetes was in the news again this week as the New York Times reported how dietary surgery could benefit those living with type 2 diabetes. But in every story, there is always one missing voice. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Luis Giraldo […]

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