All posts tagged "health"

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    Students, faculty encouraged to get flu shots

    It is that time of year again: flu season. This week, nurses from Campus Health Services set up around campus to provide free vaccinations to any willing student. Students are being encouraged to be proactive in keeping...

    • Posted October 3, 2014
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  • Review: Sandella’s Flatbread Cafe provides healthier options on campus

    Speed Schoolers, as well as all U of L students, will soon have a new campus eatery at their disposal. Sandella’s Flatbread Cafe, housed in the Duthie Center for Engineering behind the J. B. Speed School, serves...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Students pedal with the president

    By Chase Harber- Clouds and rain have ridden the skies over Louisville for the past 48 hours, but not Thursday. It was a beautiful morning to get out and ride a bicycle, and what better company to have...

    • Posted August 28, 2014
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  • Brief Alert: Heat Waves and Air Quality

    By Chase Harber:   The University of Louisville Physicians group released an advisory about the potential risks associated with heat waves and their immediate impact on air quality. With the heat index reported to climb over 100,...

    • Posted August 22, 2014
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  • How to: stay healthy in a community living situation

    By Howard Stikes– College is filled with new experiences. Academics, athletics, dorm life and dating are all part of the excitement. Living away from home for the first time can be exciting, however, it comes with risks...

    • Posted May 23, 2014
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  • Construction at HSC to proceed despite funding cuts

    By Simon Isham— U of L’s medical school was recently denied funding for a new medical instructional building on the Health Sciences Campus, but Dean Toni Ganzel said this will not prevent the school from complying with...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • U of L researchers link new genes to ab fat

    By Howard Stikes— Dr. Kira Taylor and her team of scientists from around the world recently uncovered new genes linked to abdominal fat, here at the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences. “We...

    • Posted February 9, 2014
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  • How to stay safe in the brutal cold

    By: Howard Stikes —  More single-digit temperatures, snow and ice are predicted for this week in many parts of the country, including Louisville. While going through this season, being safe is the ultimate goal. Hypothermia and frostbite...

    • Posted February 1, 2014
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  • Esteemed U of L doctor talks family, science

    Howard Stikes– She has appeared on shows with Dr. Oz and Katie Couric. In the spring of 2013, in Monte Carlo, the Prince and Princess of Monaco presented her with the Prix Monaco. This award honors an...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • U of L may be the first Ky. college committed to the RFC

    By Eiman Zuberi– The University of Louisville may be the first Kentucky college to commit to the Real Food Challenge, and the RFC team is looking for U of L students to make it happen. The Real...

    • Posted January 21, 2014
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