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Experimental Treatment for Parkinson's Symptoms Shows Early Promise

 Laura Dawahare | UKnow | Jan. 6, 2017 "About 14 years ago, Bill Crawford noticed a persistent twitching in one of his fingers that was interfering with his rehearsal time as the music pastor at Porter...

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Dr. Larry Goldstein featured on Health Matters - October 19, 2016

Kentucky ranks eighth in the nation in our rate of stroke; we lose over 2000 Kentuckians every year to this disease. The risk factors are very similar to those for heart disease and include high blood pressure...

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UK Multidisciplinary Team Presents First of its Kind Protocol for Traumatic Brain Injuries in Equine Sports in Berlin

Equestrian sports contributes to the highest percentage of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in sports, based on findings in the National Trauma Databank. Multiple concussions and head trauma can have long-term...

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Hog jowls and clementines: A bid to awaken cancer patients’ ruined sense of taste

Eric Boodman December 21, 2016 | STAT"The medicines were rich and strange, their active ingredients so particular they sounded fictional...""Together, they envisioned a conference that would combine...

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Posted - Dec 29Read More

What Does the 1812 Overture TASTE Like?

Laura Dawahare and Allison Perry'also.... just becauseI am working out the flavor for the 1812 OvertureI will most likely put it into a lolli this is an incredible challengeas it is making me cry while I...

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Sanders-Brown Named Site for Landmark NIH Grant

"The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging (SBCoA) has been selected to participate in a multicenter, landmark $3.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify biomarkers...

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UK Neurology Residents Create Fundraiser to Aid Ecuador

When a major earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale hit the country of Ecuador earlier this year, Dr. Mauricio Villamar and his wife, Dr. Ana Cristina Albuja, both neurology residents at the University...

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Posted - Oct 28Read More

Symposium Showcases Clinical and Translational Research in the Neurosciences

More than 200 scientists and clinical investigators gathered last week to share insights and learn more about translational and clinical neuroscience research underway at the University of Kentucky. The 2016...

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Posted - Sep 29Read More

UK HealthCare is No. 1 in Kentucky in Latest U.S. News Best Hospitals Rankings

UK HealthCare’s University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital is No. 1 in Kentucky in the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings released today. It also is the only hospital in the state...

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Posted - Aug 18Read More

UK at the Half - with Dr. Larry Goldstein

If you missed 'UK at the Half' last week, click the link below to listen to Dr. Goldstein's interview with Carl Nathe.  This segment was originally aired locally on 98.1/WBUL-FM and 630/WLAP-AM during the UK...

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Posted - Aug 9Read More

Frankfort Regional Medical Center Joins UK HealthCare/Norton Healthcare Stroke Care Network

Frankfort Regional Medical Center has become the newest member of the Norton Healthcare/UK HealthCare Stroke Care Network, a community-based stroke initiative providing the highest quality clinical and...

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Posted - Aug 3Read More

Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center

Access information here:http://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/kni/stroke/

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Posted - Jun 13Read More

KNI Stroke Center Receives High Designation from American Heart Association

UK HealthCare's Kentucky Neuroscience Institute (KNI) has received the "Get With The Guidelines - "Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award" by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for...

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Posted - Jun 10Read More

Brain food: how Neurogastronomy will soon alter your perception of flavor

Read article that features Dr. Han and the ISN in Newsweek here:http://www.newsweek.com/2016/05/06/neurogastronomy-taste-deprivation-smell-loss-palatable-food-452819.html

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Posted - Jun 1Read More

Screening of carotid artery may result in needless, risky surgery

Published May 27, 2016 by Larry GoldsteinLEXINGTON, KY (May 27, 2016) - Although technology is extremely useful in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, it’s important to consider many factors before a test...

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Posted - Jun 1Read More