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New UF Study to Examine the Effects of Alcohol in People Who Are Infected with HIV

Published: October 4th, 2017

A group of university research scholars at the University of Florida in the Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory are studying alcohol use in people who are HIV positive, specifically […]

UF Researchers Find Unique Gene Therapy Prevents and Reverses Multiple Sclerosis in an Animal Model

Published: October 4th, 2017

Researchers at the University of Florida have developed a new therapy that they hope can lead the cure for MS. The process uses a gene therapy, which the researchers have […]

October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Published: October 4th, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! More than 200,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year in the U.S. with most being women over 50, but 10 percent are […]

HealthStreet Spotlight: Meet Chad T. Douglas

Published: October 2nd, 2017

Please welcome Chad T. Douglas, UF HealthStreet’s new Communications Specialist. Chad earned his Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Florida in 2012 and his Master of Arts […]

In Case You Missed It: Our National Discussion on the Opioid Crisis in the U.S.

Published: July 26th, 2017

Researchers and physicians from the University of Florida, Nova Southeastern University and Resolute Anesthesia & Pain Solutions are sharing the latest findings on the opioid crisis in the U.S. to address community concerns at a […]

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 […]