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Hungry parents may feed their kids more

July 12, 2016

In a pilot study Sarah Stromberg and Dr. David Janicke found the hungrier parents are at mealtimes, the more they may feed their young children.

Up to one-third of healthy weight adults may have prediabetes

July 11, 2016

Dr. Arch Mainous and colleagues say the findings are cause for concern because under current guidelines, these individuals would likely not be screened for the condition.

Teens’ likelihood of trying marijuana peaks at ages 16, 18

June 29, 2016

Dr. Jim Chen and colleagues in the department of epidemiology found the likelihood adolescents will try marijuana rises steadily from age 11 to 16, then decreases before hitting another peak at age...

Sherrilene Classen named UF chair of occupational therapy

June 16, 2016

Dr. Classen, an internationally recognized scientist in driving rehabilitation, begins her UF post on Jan. 2.