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UF Study: Controversy Engulfs Reproductive Services At School Clinics

Published: May 30th, 2000

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Conflicts about sex education and reproductive services are creating a cultural divide among communities that have school-based health clinics, a new University of Florida study finds.

In This Digital Age, Compressing Medical Images Can Put The Squeeze On Diagnostic Accuracy, UF Researchers Find

Published: May 26th, 2000

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—A picture’s worth a thousand words, but when it comes to digital medical images, one of those words should be “caution.”

New UF Study Shows Value Of Folate For Older Women

Published: May 22nd, 2000

GAINESVILLE—In a new study, the first ever to measure the amount of folate needed by older women, University of Florida nutritionists say consuming folate-rich foods daily can benefit women well into their golden years.

UF Study: Cocaine Exposure Doesn’t Doom Toddlers To Misbehavior

Published: May 16th, 2000

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—There’s new evidence that prenatal cocaine exposure won’t trigger children to become the misbehaving, difficult troublemakers society predicted they would be.

UF Creates New Food Pyramid To Help Elder Hispanics Eat Healthy

Published: May 2nd, 2000

GAINESVILLE — In an effort to help elder Hispanics and other minorities eat a healthy diet, University of Florida nutritionists have modified the traditional food pyramid chart to include staples typically found in ethnic cupboards.