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Dave Mills, 63, doesn't let his spinocerebellar degeneration disorder get in the way of his passion for swimming. He's an inspiration to the University of Delaware students who visit him each week as part of Lori's Hands, a non-profit that helps people with chronic...read more
Rapid weight gain in an infant’s first six months of life is a risk factor for child- and adulthood obesity, according to researchers. “Growth is a sign of nutritional intake and development, an insight into health,” says Jillian Trabulsi, associate professor of...read more
Our Ju Young Shin will lead an upcoming webinar on Parkinson's disease medication adherence challenges. The session will address medication adherence challenges faced by people with PD in the community, acknowledge the medication adherence challenges in the...read more
Cole Galloway’s mind is always on. An overwhelming amount of ideas ooze out of him with seeming regularity. And when your brain is constantly in overdrive, your body better keep up. So chances are, if you’ve ever crossed paths with the University of Delaware physical...read more
Building cars for kids with disabilities was a rewarding experience for 8th graders from The Independence School. They put their STEM education into practice by adapting GoBabyGo cars for three families during a visit to STAR...read more
STAR Health’s Nurse Managed Primary Care Center recently expanded its services to offer women more contraceptive options and counseling, including long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) methods like the intrauterine device (IUD) and the birth control implant....read more
University of Delaware students with various engineering backgrounds in the Orthotics and Prosthetics Club worked for more than a year to design and create a prosthetic leg for Tika, the tripod dog. Tika and her mom, a UD art conservation professor, visited the lab...read more
The 2017 Foltyn Seminar at the University of Delaware will feature Liz Applegate, an nationally known expert on nutrition and fitness and the director of sports nutrition at the University of California, Davis. Applegate will give two separate presentations on...read more
STAR Health hosted its second annual Nutritious Newark Cook-Off to highlight healthy foods prepared by local restaurants. Health screenings were offered to attendees and labs were open to showcase the breadth of health sciences research....read more
The Nutrition and Dietetics Club will host a screening of Embrace, a documentary that explores the global issue of body loathing, on Tuesday, Feb. 28. The curtain will open at 7 p.m. in the Trabant Theater. The event is free and open to the UD community and general...read more
Thousands of people have bowel problems that require a colostomy ― a surgical procedure that removes solid waste through an abdominal opening instead of through the usual digestive tract. Such problems may include cancer, diverticulitis, Crohn’s disease, gunshot...read more
Technical.ly visited the DTP@STAR incubator for a guided tour with Mike Bowman, president of Delaware Technology Park and associate director of the Office of Economic Innovation and Partnerships at UD. Read the...read more