New Telehealth Program Connects UVA Heart Experts with Culpepper Community Hospital

A new telehealth partnership between Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center and UVA Health System will enable Culpeper-area patients to get easier access to UVA’s heart and vascular experts. When patients with potential heart or … [Read more...]

UVA Research Reveals Unseen Infections Harming World’s Children

By Josh Barney, jdb9a@virginia.edu Children around the world are suffering from unnoticed infections that are stunting their growth and mental development, new research from an international coalition of scientists reveals. Up to 30 percent of … [Read more...]

Charlottesville Among Nation’s 10 ‘Best College Towns’

By Dan Heuchert (Reprinted from UVA Today) Livability.com has named Charlottesville the 10th-best college town in America in its “2018 10 Best College Towns” rankings announced earlier this month. The website first identified all U.S. cities with a … [Read more...]

Kids and Concussions: UVA Physician Helps Craft New CDC Treatment Guideline

By Eric Swensen A University of Virginia Health System emergency medicine physician helped develop new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) treatment recommendations for children with concussions, also known as mild traumatic brain … [Read more...]

UVA Identifies Brain’s Lymphatic Vessels as New Avenue to Treat Multiple Sclerosis

By Josh Barney, jdb9a@virginia.edu (Reprinted from UVA Today) Lymphatic vessels that clean the brain of harmful material play a crucial role in the development and progression of multiple sclerosis, new research from the University of Virginia … [Read more...]