I thought he was just a cat.
When Oscar came to live on the third floor of the Steere House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Providence, R...
A “pocket guide” to why this debate is happening and what circumstances have propelled reform initiatives, as told by UVA faculty experts.
Inside beige tents, medical staff from the University of Virginia provide free health care to anyone who comes to the Wise County Fairgrounds. Meet a few of the people who depend on the Remote Area Medical clinic for medical treatment, as well as those who volunteer their services.
Michael Rasbury is a sound designer, a composer and a professor of drama at UVA, and he co-wrote a play inspired by his son, a musical about a boy with autism named Max.
Like a chain, the body is only as strong as its weakest link.
Lois Shepherd explains how you might have misunderstood Catcher in the Rye, the enduring resonance of Crime and Punishment and how books confront death and dying.
Shakespeare described sleep as knitting up the “raveled sleeve of care.”
According to a UVA study, most elderly people aren’t getting enough knitting.<...
I watch as it dawns on him that I’ve been reading his lips. His eyes flicker to my ears, where the casing and tubes of my hearing aids are visible if you look closely.
Addiction is a disease that affects millions. Dr. Bankole Johnson is developing a pharmaceutical treatment for it.
Rower Lindsay Shoop and soccer player Angela Hucles have something in common, in addition to being former student-athletes at UVA.Each brought home gold medals from...
While health policy is a matter of national debate, making sure you get good health care sometimes requires little more than common sense—and speaking up.
With each little ritual of college life that Tim Cauley performed, he was defying the odds. Cauley has cystic fibrosis, and when he was a UVA undergraduate the average life expectancy for someone with his disease was about 14 years.
Magnetic therapy has a $5 billion world market, but does it work? Biomedical engineering professor Thomas Skalak set out to investigate the claim that magnetic therapy increases blood flow....
UVA physicists Bellave Shivaram and Adam Phillips have discovered a new class of hydrogen storage materials that could make the storage and transportation of energy more efficient...