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    October 23, 2014

    One day, three causes

    UK HealthCare kicks off November supporting three wonderful causes. First up, on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 1, stop by our exhibit booth to learn about Markey Cancer Center – Kentucky’s only NCI-designated cancer center – during the National Lung Cancer Partnership’s Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk at Coldstream Park. Opening rally begins at 9:40 […]  

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    October 23, 2014

    Ebola: To Panic, Or Not To Panic

    Ebola is in the news a lot these days.  It seems like one news story tries to make us panic and the next tells us not to worry. Where is the truth?  And what do you need to know about the risk here on UK’s campus? Dr. Ann Hays, Clinical Chief of University Health Service, offers […]  

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    October 13, 2014

    Hauling: am I ready?

    Most people who own horses want to take these horses places: shows, trail rides, camps, etc. Most of the times, trailering training is focused on the horse (understandably so) and not so much on the driving abilities and plain vehicle/engine knowledge of the driver. A few months ago one my clients’ friend, a very friendly […]  

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    October 16, 2014

    Learn to make Italian bread!

    Join us Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. 306 Whitney- Hendrickson Building Markey Cancer Center Learn to make and taste fresh, delicious Italian bread! A free class presented by: Dr. Philip DeSimone.  

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    September 10, 2014

    UKudos to the Good Samaritan Second Floor OR Staff

    A patient’s family member posted this to UK HealthCare’s Facebook page: I just wanted to say thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff on the Samaritan second floor OR area. My husband had surgery yesterday and I have to say that they all made the experience as pleasant as any surgery could possibly be. […]  

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    October 20, 2014

    Rainy weather for UK HealthCare at Turfland, but progress continues


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  • A Passion for Cleft Care

    October 2, 2014

    UK HealthCare pediatric team brings Guatemalan child closer to a normal life

    After Cony Puac delivered her daughter Evany, birthing attendants placed the newborn in her arms and cleared the room. Born in a remote Guatemalan village surrounded by snow-capped volcanoes, even in the first moments of life, children born with facial clefts are ostracized from society. Evany was diagnosed with a severe midline cleft palate by an orthodontist […]  

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