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Sedentary lifestyle cancels out heart benefits of having a normal weight

January 8, 2019

A new study finds low levels of physical activity can put adults with a normal weight at the same risk for heart disease as adults who are overweight.

UF researchers develop cheap, quick test for Zika

December 17, 2018

The test uses inexpensive, commercially available equipment, including a coffee mug with a USB port, cell phone and LED light. Image: CDC

Linda Cottler begins new chapter

December 14, 2018

She is stepping down from her position as chair of epidemiology and will continue as a professor in the department, PHHP’s associate dean for research and founding director of UF HealthStreet.

When less oxygen heals

December 4, 2018

A novel therapy may strengthen breathing and other movements among those with severe spinal cord injuries and other conditions.