Help ElderCare’s Holiday Drive

You can help ElderCare of Alachua County make the holidays better for seniors in need by donating nonperishable food, cleaning supplies and personal care items. ElderCare, operated by UF Health Shands, is a grant- and donation-funded agency that provides home and community-based services for the elderly in our area. To learn how to donate, visit or call 352-265-0680, ext. 44832.

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November 2016

New CMO for UF Health Shands lauded for multifaceted career

Parker Gibbs Jr., M.D., brings a reputation for patient-centered care as well as national recognition for excellence in clinical orthopedic oncology to his new position as chief medical officer for UF Health Shands.

Don’t believe everything you read

Weight loss information on top Spanish-language websites unreliable, study shows

Losing their legs

Who knew snakes had limbs millions of years ago? UF researchers, that’s who

Musical stress relief

Dental students fill the UF Health Shands Atrium with calming classical notes

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