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    November 13, 2014

    UK HealthCare helps Summit Academy help those who learn differently

    Education is one of the pillars of UK HealthCare’s mission. That’s why I was very honored to represent us this morning in support of Summit Academy’s Mountaintop Breakfast in Louisville. Summit Academy is a nonprofit independent school providing personalized instruction to students with neurological processing disorders — visual, auditory and motor processing problems that hamper […]  

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    November 12, 2014

    Bedsider.org: #ThxBirthControl

    From bedsider.org: The availability of birth control has played a direct and powerful role in countless aspects of all of our lives. For all of these reasons and more, today is the day that we hope you will join The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy and Bedsider in saying, “Thanks, Birth Control.”   […]  

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  • Saddle Up Safely

    Hosted by Fernanda Camargo, DMV, PhD, UK Equine Extension Professor

    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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    December 16, 2014

    Learn to make delicious, Italian Christmas bread!

    December 18, 2014 1 p.m. 306 Whitney-Hendrickson Building Markey Cancer Center A free class series presented by: Dr. Philip DeSimone.  

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    Leading the way for every patient, every time

    November 10, 2014

    UKudos to the Chandler Emergency Department Staff

    The following letter was received from a very satisfied patient: I had to call an ambulance because I was blacking out from severe pain in my back radiating down my left leg. When the paramedics got there, they were so nice. They took me to UK and even under horrendous circumstances; I met wonderful people […]  

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  • UK HealthCare at Turfland

    A blog about the new facility, UK HealthCare at Turfland

    December 19, 2014

    Timeline plan for clinic moves to Turfland under way

    Move planning is in process and the operational leads from each area moving to Turfland will be meeting shortly after the beginning of the new year regarding the move procedures.  They will then begin to communicate these exciting details back to the clinic faculty and staff!  

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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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