UofL Physicians News

February 27, 2018

Causes of women’s mental health issues and treatment recommendations will be explored at the “Building Hope” public lecture on Tuesday, March 6.

Psychiatrist Jessica Reis, M.D., will...

February 14, 2018

Dr. Stephen S. O'Connor, of UofL Physicians – Psychiatry discusses new approaches to treating veterans with suicidal tendencies.

Quite Smoking
February 14, 2018

Smoking harms nearly every organ in the body. It causes about 1 in every 5 deaths in the United States each year, and is the main preventable cause of death and illness. We know the harmful...

February 13, 2018

According to The Beatles, love is all you need. While it may not be all you need, there’s evidence it makes the heart healthier.

On Valentine’s Day, people may find themselves celebrating...

February 1, 2018

The Fight For Air Climb is Saturday, Feb. 3. Steve Lindsey, a UofL employee and double-lung transplant patient, will climb 768 steps (38 floors) for the third year in a row to raise money for the...

February 1, 2018

Half of people age 65 and older are on five or more medications. In addition to cardiovascular disease, older patients have multiple co-morbidities such as hypertension, diabetes, abnormal...

January 11, 2018

January is a great time to start anew and take a health inventory. Luz Fernandez, M.D., medical director of UofL Physicians - Family Medicine Cardinal Station, encourages individuals to make...

January 4, 2018

Six months away from its scheduled opening day, the Novak Center for Children’s Health continues its rise over South Preston Street.

Mike Materna and Chuck Denk of UofL’s Department for...

December 8, 2017

Lori A. Devlin, DO, MHA of UofL Physicians – Neonatology shares that the opioid epidemic has resulted in a five-fold increase in babies being born with addiction and how babies are monitored and...

December 8, 2017

Dr. Julio Ramirez of UofL Physicians – Infectious Diseases discusses Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP).