All posts tagged "health"

  • 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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  • Being thin doesn’t equate to being healthy

    By Dakota Neff– Everyone wants a great body, right? You have to impress that really, really attractive person in your anthropology class. Can’t do that with that little bit of extra flab over your abs. You can...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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  • Killer on campus: soft drinks run rampant

    By Dakota Neff– Soda, coke, pop, cola: no matter how you refer to the ubiquitous soft drink, you should know that it isn’t the harmless all-American treat that clever marketing campaigns would have you believe. One specific...

    • Posted April 10, 2013
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  • Become limitless, train your brain

    By Ian Wooldridge– I’m sure many of you have seen “Limitless”: the movie starring Bradley Cooper, where his dead-end life and struggling writing career is instantly revived with the discovery of a new pill, called an NZT....

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • When do we shift from patients to customers?

    By Tyler Mercer– With an open schedule due to lack of classes and doing nothing being my highest priority this past week, I had a chance to talk to quite a few people. That’s not to say...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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