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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.
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Researchers found that people who had anemia at the beginning of the study had a 41% higher risk of developing dementia than those who were not anemic.
As national obesity rates continue to rise, University of Florida researchers are looking to modify the way people look at food.
Menus at fast-food restaurants now have to post the amount of calories in items alongside their pictures. All McDonald’s stores in Gainesville have switched their menus over.
Antibiotic use in farm animals creates problems for humans. UF professor sounds off on the dangers of antibiotic resistance.