health

Sammie Serrano stands in front of a sign that says: They always say time changes things but you have to change them yourself. The letters are red and are covered with plastic bubbles that distorts the letter with hits curve.

Humans of the U: Sammie Serrano

“I didn’t want students who are neurodivergent at the U to be subject to the same struggle that I had.”


U offers international experience for high schoolers

Did you know the U offers a summer high school program in Ghana?


Talk it out with a friend to improve health habits

In ongoing research, peer coaches help people set and keep health goals.


New CRISPR-based technology speeds identification of genes involved in health, disease

The method, called MIC-Drop, enables rapid screening of hundreds of genes in a single experiment.


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Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

A new study analyzes how highly publicized acts of racial violence impacts the mental health of Black Americans in the U.S.


2022 ‘Best Graduate Schools’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2022 “Best Graduate Schools.”


Keeping you ‘In Good Health’

Customized health news you want when you want it.


Maintaining good diabetes management habits

It’s all about taking small steps to improve health.


Living with diabetes takes work

There is help available when facing a diagnosis of diabetes.


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New unit designed for COVID-19 patients

A new unit within the University of Utah Hospital has been customized and designed specifically to treat COVID-19 patients.