Islet Cell Transplant: A Treatment Option For Diabetes

Islet cell transplants can help treat patients with diabetes or chronic pancreatitis. Learn more about the UVA islet cell transplant program in this video with Kenneth Brayman, MD.
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Aging Gracefully: An 84-year-old’s Advice on What to do Now

Aging may not sound fun. But at 84, Lee stays healthy by kayaking and traveling. Here's Lee and her primary care doctor, Andrew Wolf, MD, talking about how to prepare to age gracefully, starting now.
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Behind the Badge: Dan Cavanaugh, Historical Collections Librarian

Historical collections librarians not only maintain historical documents and expand our history of medicine collection, they help document and create systems to preserve institutional knowledge at UVA Health System.
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How Much Water? Advice From A Hydration Expert

If you drink too much water, the concentration of sodium in your blood drops, and, in severe cases, you can die. Don't force water: Drink to your thirst.
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Spine Surgery Research: UVA Pushing Forward

Spine surgery is painful. But good news: UVA spine surgeons like Frank Shen, MD, are busy conducting research to improve recovery and outcomes from surgery on the spine.
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Recipe Review: Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Easy to make, they’re rich and moist and go great with a cold glass of milk, especially when they’re warm right out of the oven. Get the recipe.
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