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Even small amounts of physical activity benefit longetivity

Todd M. Manini, associate professor in the Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, was quoted in a recent Reuters article about slight physical activity leading to substantial health benefits. The story also ran In Fox News, Yahoo! Finance and The Huffington Post. Read more.

UF Jonas Scholar Aluma presents at Annual Nursing Conference

Anastasia Albanese-O’Neil, Ph.D., assistant professor in the UF College of Nursing and Jonas Scholar alum, recently shared her research on mobile diabetes technology at the Southern Nursing Research Society annual conference. Read more.

UF Diabetes Institute 2014 Year in Review

Read about the UF Diabetes Institute's 2014 accomplishments as highlighted in the January column of “On the Same Page” by David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D., UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of UF Health. Read more.

Researchers unravel complicated relationship between diabetes and HCV

Kenneth Cusi, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E., Chief of Division of Adult Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the University of Florida, is featured in the January print issue of Endocrine Today for research related to the underlying links between diabetes and liver disease. The cover story focuses on the complicated relationship between diabetes and hepatitis C virus. Read more.

Corey Brewer Hosts 5th Annual Basketball Camp

Former Gator and NBA player Corey Brewer was in Gainesville to host his fifth annual Back 2 Back Youth Basketball Camp to benefit the Corey Brewer Fight Diabetes Fund at UF Health. “Each year, it gets better and better,” he said.

UF Health Pediatric Diabetes Endocrinology Program Ranks 14th Nationally

In its 2014-2015 Best Children’s Hospitals ratings, U.S. News & World Report ranked the UF Health Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology Program highest among pediatric program offerings at UF Health. The program also earned the highest-ratings among pediatric diabetes and endocrinology programs in Florida, and ranked 14th nationally.