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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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    January 27, 2015

    What is Sexual Consent?

    Know yourself, know your boundaries, know what makes you happy, and communicate those things with your partner! Written by Liz Carr, University of Kentucky Sexpert What is sexual consent? The word “consent” means agreeing or giving permission for something to happen. Sexual consent is so important! It’s a key to great sex, and good partner […]  

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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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    January 27, 2015

    Tomorrow is smoothie day

    Join us at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 28 for a smoothie demonstration! 306 Whitney-Hendrickson Building, Psych-Oncology Services      

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    January 21, 2015

    UKudos to the Center for Advanced Surgery

    The following note of appreciation was received on the UK HealthCare website: I just wanted to pass along a well done to the staff of the Center of Advanced Surgery. During my recent cataract surgeries the staff at the center did an outstanding job to ensure my comfort and ease any anxiety. This was observed […]  

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    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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    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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