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This week we will host two Resident Research days highlighting the muskuloskeletal research of our outstanding resi… https://t.co/Oy0N0dt0ff
This tick's bite can trigger red meat allergies, but it can also increase your risk for heart attacks and stroke https://t.co/vcA7ZaNGIJ
Looking at 118 patients, researchers determined that those sensitive to the meat allergen had 30 percent more plaque accumulation inside their arteries than those without the sensitivity.
Virginia Governor visits Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Gov. Ralph Northam visited the Focused Ultrasound Foundation on June 5 to discuss the impact of the state’s investment in this innovative technology. Dr. Neal Kassell, founder and chairman of the foundation, gave a presentation about the evolution of focused ultrasound. Foundation Board members, health industry leaders, foundation supporters and media representatives were also in attendance. Click the photo to read more.
Zebrafish Lab Provides Insights Into Diseases of the Nervous System
An aquarium fish may help researchers solve such neurological diseases as muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, autism and others. Click the photo to read more.
UVA's PositiveLinks App Improving HIV Care, Study Finds
A smartphone app designed to improve care for people living with HIV has improved users' health outcomes, a new study has found. Users of the PositiveLinks intervention developed at the UVA School of Medicine showed marked improvement in sticking to their treatment programs. Click the photo to read more.
Opioid availability, more than economic despair, drives deaths, research suggests
In contrast to other theories of opioid overdoses, UVA researchers suggest that availability of the drugs is the most significant driver of such deaths. Click the photo to read more.
The UVA LVG Seed Fund is 'More than Money.' Read the full story in the latest issue of @UVA
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UVA Orthopedic Surgeons publish important research about the link between diabetes and risk for complications after… https://t.co/n39kJHc9ms