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Cardinal Challenge winners announced
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Arkansas team won first place Feb. 17 with a business plan for Lapovations LLC, a medical device company,...
Rachel Vickers Smith, Ph.D., M.P.H.
More awareness, research needed on abuse risk of non-opioid painkiller Gabapentin commonly mixed with other drugs
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Amid the opioid epidemic, abuse of a different prescription painkiller has widely gone unnoticed. Gabapentin, a nerve pain medication and anticonvulsant sold...
2017 Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging honorees
Nominate an older adult living life to the fullest Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging nominations open through April 15
Do you know someone 85 years or older who is an outstanding example of what it means to age well? Nominate them for the...
$550,000 goal set for raiseRED Dance Marathon Patrick McSweeney, freshman with cancer, leading efforts with viral video
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – It’s time to shake it for a good cause. The University of Louisville student group raiseRED kicks off its 18-hour dance...
Conference aims to educate and prevent human trafficking in Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The University of Louisville Women’s Center and Women4Women Student Board are hosting a conference that aims to raise awareness and prevent...
UofL presents an exhibition featuring the work of For Freedoms, an artist super PAC
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Hite Art Institute will host work by the artist collective For Freedoms March 2-April 7 at the Cressman Center for...
It’s Heart Month. We know smoking is bad. So why don’t we quit? New UofL treatment program addresses why our relationship with tobacco is ‘complicated’
Smoking harms nearly every organ in the body. It causes about 1 in every 5 deaths in the United States each year, and is...
Teams of student entrepreneurs to compete in 11th Cardinal Challenge
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Brown-Forman Cardinal Challenge, the University of Louisville’s annual business plan competition, is Feb. 16-17 at the Marriott Louisville Downtown, 280...
Barbara Polivka, Ph.D., R.N., Shirley B. Powers Endowed Chair and Professor, UofL School of Nursing.
Researchers find unhealthy levels of chemicals in homes of older adults Study examines effects of home environmental exposures on asthma
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Researchers at the University of Louisville have found high levels of several chemicals in the homes of local residents while examining...
Valentine’s Day: For a healthy heart, strengthen your relationships Risk factors for heart disease now include loneliness
According to The Beatles, love is all you need. While it may not be all you need, there’s evidence it makes the heart healthier. On...