Smoking rates are down nationally, but so are discussions among physicians and smokers about lung cancer screening, Dr. Jinhai “Stephen” Huo and colleagues found.
A new study finds low levels of physical activity can put adults with a normal weight at the same risk for heart disease as adults who are overweight.
Dr. Ashby Walker co-leads the program, which aims to help primary care physicians in Florida and California attain a greater level of expertise in Type 1 diabetes management.
Dr. Ashby Walker leads the class that introduces students to diabetes research.
A new study finds that 65 percent of African-American men over age 40 are at high risk of having a heart attack or stroke within the next 10 years.
The UF study suggests that cancer survivors should strive for a diet rich in a variety of vegetables, fruits, whole grains, proteins and dairy at recommended serving sizes for age, height and weight.
Researchers in health services research, management and policy found that people who have a normal BMI, but a high body fat percentage, were more likely to have prediabetes or diabetes than people who have lower body fat, but a BMI that categorizes them as overweight.
Researchers in the department of health services research, management and policy found oral HPV infection rates are substantially higher in men, and men are more likely to be infected with the most dangerous strains of the virus.
A study led by Dr. Ashish Deshmukh is the first to offer age-specific recommendations for treating the lesions.
Writing in The Conversation, Dr. Ashish Deshmukh and co-authors describe strategies for tackling the rise in anal cancer among men who have HIV.