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4 reasons why energy drinks are bad for you — and healthier ways to boost your energy

January 14, 2021

  Dr. Mohamad Moussa, associate professor in the UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, says energy drinks could have a negative effect on the body if someone already has heart disease. He recommends exercising regularly, getting seven to eight hours of sleep a night, and other healthy alternatives such as eating a piece of ...


UToledo Medical Student Part of National Institutes of Health Yearlong Research Program

January 14, 2021

Rajit Banerjee was accepted into the Medical Research Scholars Program, a one-year research fellowship at the NIH in Bethesda, Maryland, for the class of 2020-21.


UT hosting another virtual COVID-19 town hall

January 6, 2021

Experts from The University of Toledo will answer questions about the COVID-19 pandemic during a virtual town hall on Jan. 7. Read: UT hosting another virtual COVID-19 town hall


UT researchers explore how dying cells ensure a healthy life

January 4, 2021

Yetunde Makinwa, Ph.D. student in the UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences Biomedical Science Program, discusses discoveries in her cancer biology lab related to the death of cells in the human body. Read: UT researchers explore how dying cells ensure a healthy life


What You Need to Know About Migraine and Stroke

December 29, 2020

Dr. Anum Riaz, assistant professor of neurology in the UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, says it’s always a good idea to be evaluated for stroke if you experience symptoms that could indicate either a stroke or migraine, including confusion, suddenly being unable to move your face, arm or leg, especially on one side, or ...


UToledo Will Host Second COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall Jan. 7

December 23, 2020

The event hosted by the University of Toledo Foundation is free and open to the public, though registration is required.


Preliminary Research from UToledo Finds Alarming Rates of Pandemic-Driven Child Abuse

December 22, 2020

UToledo researchers also say pandemic-related lockdowns have made it more difficult to identify and address child abuse.


UToledo experts to hold virtual town hall discussion about vaccine and COVID-19

December 16, 2020

Faculty from The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences will participate in a virtual town hall discussion, “UToledo Experts Address COVID-19: Updates and Vaccine Information,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, via Webex.


UT hosting virtual COVID-19 town hall

December 16, 2020

Faculty from the UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences will participate in a virtual town hall discussion, “UToledo Experts Address COVID-19: Updates and Vaccine Information,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, via Webex. Read: UT hosting virtual COVID-19 town hall


University of Toledo to host virtual town hall on coronavirus

December 16, 2020

Faculty from The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences will participate in a virtual town hall discussion, “UToledo Experts Address COVID-19: Updates and Vaccine Information,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, via Webex. Read: University of Toledo to host virtual town hall on coronavirus