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Bedtime: A Boon For The Aging Brain?

Could teaching individuals with mild cognitive decline how to sleep better actually stave off their descent into dementia? That’s Meghan Mattos’ focus. And with support from a $300,000 Translational Health…

This Great New Community Survey – Apply

The Virginia Department of Health and the University of Virginia are collaborating on a survey that explores the health, wellness, and experience of transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) Virginians. Our…

This Great New Community Survey

The Virginia Department of Health and the University of Virginia are collaborating on a survey that explores the health, wellness, and experience of transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) Virginians. Our…

SHUTi OASIS: Sleep Healthy Using the Internet for Older Adult Sufferers of Insomnia and Sleeplessness

Sleep Healthy Using the Internet for Older Adult Sufferers of Insomnia and Sleeplessness Adults with insomnia ages 55 or older are needed for a National Institute on Aging research trial…

UVA School of Medicine 2017 Endowed Chair Electees

At UVA School of Medicine, endowed professorships are reserved for the most distinguished of our faculty. Please join us in congratulating the below faculty for their election in 2017 to…

BU researcher studying ways to reduce health disparities for black women dealing with insomnia (EurekAlert!)

(Boston) -- Black women are among those most likely to have insomnia, according to Lynn Rosenberg, ScD, associate director of Boston University's Slone Epidemiology Center and a principal investigator of…

UCanPoopToo: An Internet Intervention for Pediatric Encopresis

U-Can-Poop-Too is an Internet Intervention developed to help children with encopresis. The program is based on Enhanced Toilet Training, and emphasizes both the medical and behavioral aspects of treatment. Children…

BGATHome: Blood Glucose Awareness Training

BGATHome is designed to help people improve their ability to recognize, anticipate, and prevent extreme fluctuations in blood glucose (BG) levels. The training program is based on the self-regulation theory…

iSHIFTup: An Internet Intervention to Prevent Pressure Ulcers in Adults with Spinal Cord Injury

iSHIFTup is an Internet Intervention to help adults with spinal cord injury (SCI) prevent pressure ulcers (PrUs) and to promote protective health behaviors.

BGATHome for Pregnancy: Blood Glucose Awareness Training at Home for Pregnancy

BGATHome for Pregnancy is a specialized version of BGATHome to help women with Type 1 diabetes who are contemplating pregnancy better detect and manage their blood glucose levels so that…