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Community Health Worker Spotlight

Published: July 7th, 2017

This month, HealthStreet would like to recognize another exceptional Community Health Worker (CHW): Deidra Oliver. Deidra Oliver is a HealthStreet CHW in Union County. Through funding from the Florida Blue Foundation, Oliver […]

June 27th: National HIV Testing Day

Published: June 13th, 2017

The Facts: More than 1.1 million people in the US are living with HIV 1 in 7 Americans living with HIV are unaware of their status In 2015, 39,513 people were […]

Community Health Worker Spotlight

Published: June 13th, 2017

HealthStreet would like to highlight one of its Community Health Workers (CHWs) this month: Carrie Sadler. Community Health Workers are the core of the HealthStreet model. They work to improve the […]

Students from SHPEP Visit HealthStreet

Published: June 13th, 2017

On June 5th, ten students from the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) visited HealthStreet. The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a summer enrichment program that focuses on improving […]

Men’s Health Month: It Begins With a Trip to Your Physician

Published: June 13th, 2017

June is Men’s Health Month Men’s Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances and other health education and outreach activities. The goal of Men’s Health […]

May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

Published: May 1st, 2017

As recent years have shown, depression and anxiety continue to be a major worldwide concern. Health providers and researchers have acknowledged the importance of mental health. One main concern are the […]

HealthStreet mentioned in Gainesville Sun: “Why are children ‘smoking’ pretzels?”

Published: March 29th, 2017

Mirsada Serdarevic, a predoctoral fellow at the University of Florida Department of Epidemiology, used HealthStreet data to show the prevalence of smoking in Alachua County.  Read the full article by […]

HealthStreet Linked Ideas of Health for 352Creates!

Published: March 29th, 2017

Linking ideas of health have never been more creative! HealthStreet participated in the second year of 352Creates, a community-based program endorsing creativity for health. Participants were given a strip of […]

Research at HealthStreet: Preventing Suicide through Theater

Published: March 29th, 2017

    A university research scholar in the University of Florida Center for Arts in Medicine is exploring how the art of theater can promote suicide prevention.

Join us March 30, 2017 for a national discussion on the Zika virus

Published: February 28th, 2017