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Florida Sexuality Education Programs Fall Short, UF Research Shows

Published: Oct 30th, 1997

GAINESVILLE — Sexuality education programs in Florida’s public high schools fall short in teaching students what they need to know to stem the high rates of teen-age pregnancy and disease, a new University of Florida study finds.

Sports Scientists Say Weight Lifting Is Key In Preventing Severe Injuries

Published: Oct 23rd, 1997

GAINESVILLE — University of Florida researchers studying football injuries at more than a dozen high schools have a message for coaches who want to keep players in the game: Hit the weight room.

UF/IFAS Pilot Program Focuses On Good Food Habits For Teens

Published: Oct 14th, 1997

GAINESVILLE—For teenagers who snack their way through the day, living off candy, chips, cookies and soda, University of Florida researchers have a message: Read a nutrition label.