UF news for week of Feb. 3 listed

Published: January 31 2014


THIS POST WAS LAST UPDATED: 4:50 p.m., Feb. 7.

 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Here are the releases the University of Florida’s media relations office expects to send next week, subject to change:

Monday, Feb. 3

RELATIONSHIP TIPS — A UF/IFAS expert debunks some relationship myths in six easy tips, including the old adage about never going to bed angry. He also offers tips on how to nurture what you’ve got.

EVENTS 0203 — upcoming events of potential media interest.

Tuesday, Feb. 4

DELAYED — WATER SURVEY — Floridians value water, almost as much as they value money and their health – just don’t ask them to time themselves in the shower. An online survey of 516 Floridians found that interest in water ranked third in a list of public issues, just behind the economy and health care, but ahead of taxes and public education.

Wednesday, Feb. 5



Thursday, Feb. 6

DELAYED –POLLUTION PREGNANCY — A study examining pregnant women in an urban environment found a link between exposure to several known air pollutants and high blood pressure in pregnancy. High blood pressure in pregnancy can lead to severe and deadly complications, including preeclampsia.


Friday, Feb. 7 

BUDGET 0207 – advisory for next week’s releases.