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Autism Risk Determined By Health of Mom’s Microbiome, UVA Finds

July 17, 2018

• The mother’s microbiome, the collection of microscopic organisms that live inside us, determines the risk of autism and… read more >

UVA Earns Three National Awards for Quality Heart Attack Care

July 16, 2018

University of Virginia Health System has received three national awards from the American Heart Association (AHA) and American College… read more >

UVA Radiology Opens Northern Virginia Vein and Vascular Care Clinic

July 13, 2018

University of Virginia Health System is now seeing patients at UVA Radiology Vein and Vascular Care Gainesville, which… read more >

UVA Develops Way to Create Drugs Without Side Effects

July 6, 2018

A new technique for precisely targeting molecules within cells is paving the way for safer drugs that are free… read more >

UVA Heart Failure Program Honored Nationally for Quality Care

July 3, 2018

For meeting nationally recognized patient-care standards from the American Heart Association, the heart failure program at the University of… read more >

As Asylum Requests Rise, Doctors Have Important Role

June 28, 2018

With applications for asylum in the United States increasing sharply, a new paper from a team of asylum medicine… read more >

Six UVA Children’s Hospital Specialties Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

June 26, 2018

Six specialties at University of Virginia Children’s Hospital earned a top-50 national ranking in the 2018-2019 “Best Children’s Hospitals”… read more >

UVA Reveals True Nature of Cells Blamed in Alzheimer’s, Neurodegenerative Diseases

June 25, 2018

Immune cells commonly blamed in Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases are actually precision cleaning machines protecting the central nervous… read more >

UVA Stroke Center Earns National Quality Care Awards

June 22, 2018

The Comprehensive Stroke Center at University of Virginia Health System has received two national quality awards for providing timely,… read more >

Tick-Borne Meat Sensitivity Linked to Heart Disease

June 14, 2018

School of Medicine researchers have linked sensitivity to an allergen in red meat – a sensitivity spread by… read more >