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In Case You Missed It: Our Community, Our Health – Healthy Aging: Lifestyle-Based Interventions

Published: Feb 14th, 2019

On Jan 27th, 2019, UF HealthStreet hosted a town hall meeting on healthy aging and the kinds of evidence-based lifestyle interventions that support and enhance the aging process. The interactive […]

OCOH: Our Community, Our Health; Gut Health & the microbiome; March 28, 2019, 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 6-7 p.m. EST

SAVE THE DATE: March 28, 2019 – OCOH Town Hall on Gut Health & the Microbiome

Published: Feb 13th, 2019

On Thursday, March 28th, UF HealthStreet will be hosting an Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall focusing on the connection between immune health, metabolism, and the microbes in our gut. We invite you […]

Pictures of the Panelists for the OCOH Town Hall on Healthy Aging -Evidence Based Lifestyle Interventions

Meet the Panel: Healthy Aging – Evidence-Based Lifestyle Interventions [OCOH Town Hall]

Published: Jan 11th, 2019

UF HealthStreet to host a town hall meeting on lifestyle interventions that support longevity UF HealthStreet invites community members to a discussion about the potential for intermittent fasting, “keto” diets […]

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In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Diabetes: The Hidden Epidemic”

Published: Dec 21st, 2018

On Thursday, November 29th, UF HealthStreet hosted a town hall meeting about how diabetes has become a worldwide epidemic. The interactive forum was livestreamed, allowing both in-person and online audience […]

HealthStreet is 7! Celebrate with us Monday, December 3rd all around Gainesville!

Bringing HealthStreet’s 7th Birthday Celebration to You!

Published: Nov 20th, 2018

The HealthStreet Team is excited to be celebrating seven years in Gainesville! On Dec. 3rd, our community health workers, volunteers, and staff will be performing “Pop-Up” stops all around town to […]

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In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Multiple Sclerosis: Advances in Care and Treatment”

Published: Nov 20th, 2018

On September 27th UF HealthStreet hosted a town hall meeting on the advances in care and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease which affects an estimated 2.3 million […]

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Meet the Panel: Diabetes – The Hidden Epidemic [OCOH Town Hall]

Published: Nov 9th, 2018

Join us for the Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall meeting on diabetes. On Thursday, November 29th, UF HealthStreet will be hosting a panel of experts from the University of […]

The Pink Pumpkin Pedal Off at the University of Florida

Breast Cancer Awareness Events in Gainesville, Fla.

Published: Oct 18th, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month A National Challenge: Outside of certain forms of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women in the United States. […]

Pictured in this collage are performers from the 2018 Night of Dance including, Next Generation from Pofahl Dance Studio, Allied Capoeira League Gainesville, Manisha Ranade's classical Indian dance group, Extreme Dance Company at UF

In Case You Missed It: UF Healthstreet’s 3rd Annual Night of Dance

Published: Oct 16th, 2018

HealthStreet’s third annual Night of Dance brought together a cross-section of Gainesville’s diverse communities for a night that was part dance party, part health fair, and all fun! The night […]

Audience and panelists at a Town hall at Healthstreet

In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Pesticides and Health: What We Need to Know”

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

On August 29, 2018, HealthStreet hosted the 18th national Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) town hall. This meeting addressed the impact of pesticides on health and featured panelists with backgrounds […]