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    September 15, 2014

    Helping Extension help all of Kentucky

    UK HealthCare is proud to collaborate with the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service to provide research-based materials to help agents educate and empower the citizens of the Commonwealth for better health. Last fiscal year (ended June 30), UK HealthCare provided 69,095 pieces of literature and 22,340 promotional items which agents distributed throughout all of Kentucky’s 120 […]  

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    October 22, 2014

    Flu Fighters 2014!

    Getting the flu is miserable. Symptoms include having a fever over 100.4°, pronounced muscle aches, possible nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, pronounced cough and associated nasal congestion. Not only will you feel really sick, but missing a week of class can really put you behind on your assignments. Every fall, the University Health Service provides flu […]  

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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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    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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