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By Sarah Brand on February 15th, 2013 | Last updated: February 18, 2013 at 4:57 pm
Detectives arrested a man on first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse charges Friday. According to a Marion County Sheriff’s Office press release, Jeremy James Murray, 29, was arrested on charges of the death of his 6-week-old daughter, Ember Murray.
By Stephanie Denardo on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 5:43 pm
The first quintuplets born at Shands Hospital for Children are able to go home after spending two months in the neonatal ICU. Parents Kelley and Stacy Dyal are overjoyed to bring their newborns home.
By Charmaine Miller on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 2:52 pm
Argument results in shooting leaving one man dead and two in critical condition.
By Dana Winter on December 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 2:12 pm
Because of Gainesville’s hospital Shands being so prominent in health care for Florida, there is always a need for blood in the area to help with surgeries, trauma and cancer patients.
By Sabrina Alvarez on December 6th, 2012 | Last updated: October 26, 2013 at 9:24 pm
The University of Florida and Shands plan on opening a 24-hour emergency facility in northwest Gainesville next year. This $10 million facility will allow locals to have access to quicker care in their area.
By Keighly Chambers and Nickelle Smith on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:04 pm
The UF women’s volleyball team made its 21st annual Thanksgiving visit to the children patients at Shands Sunday.
By Katiana Krawchenko on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:25 pm
A body was found behind a parking garage near Shands Tuesday afternoon.
By Casey Liening on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:54 pm
Four-legged and furry may not be what one thinks of as attributes of a medical team member when recovering from a malady, but therapy dogs can have a big impact in the healing process. Pets like Georgia, an 11-year-old yellow Lab, can help give patients something to focus on other than being sick.
By Lauren Rautenkranz on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:14 pm
Eddie, a 6-pound toy poodle, is a certified therapy dog, like many others in Gainesville. His job is to go to local nursing homes, assisted living facilities and hospitals in order to show patients and residents a little canine love.
By Clint Holzapfel on July 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:37 am
With the Tour de France coming to a close the Shands Fitness and Wellness Center has its own cycling race for people to try. Floridas 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Clint Holzapfel reports.