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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 22, 2015

    Demystifying the Pap Test: Q&A with a UK Sexpert

    Pap Tests:  What, Why, and When. Written by Simone Curd, University of Kentucky Sexpert Q: What’s the difference between a Pap test and an Annual Well Woman Exam? A: An Annual Well Woman Exam is recommended for all women starting at age 18 or when they become sexually active.  This exam includes a brief general […]  

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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 14, 2015

    Get In Your Greens!

    If eating more healthfully is in your New Year’s resolution, you are on the right track to provide your body with the right stuff to feel well and to be well.  One of the tougher tasks is getting in more fruits and vegetables – and making them tasty!  The American Cancer Society recommends 5-7 servings, […]  

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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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  • 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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