UB Launches Website to Find Appointments for COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccinehound.org is a one-stop shop that lists appointment openings throughout the region. The University at Buffalo has launched a new website to help people easily find available COVID-19 vaccination appointments across Western New York. WNY Vaccine Hound is a critical community resource that serves as a one-stop

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Positive COVID-19 Patients Needed!

You Could Help Identify an effective COVID-19 Treatment Patients with mild or moderate symptoms are needed for NIH-funded study at UB   The focus is on drugs, including monoclonal antibody medications, that received emergency use authorizations early in the pandemic   Vaccinations may be front page news

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New International Guidelines on Treating COVID-19

The first international guidelines on treating patients severely ill with COVID-19 were published in March 2020. Now, nearly a year later, the organization that published them has issued its first update: Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines on the Management of Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the ICU.

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Connecting the Dots on Food Access

WNY-based study aims to connect the dots on food access UB researchers surveyed local families and stakeholders to find the best strategies for addressing disparities in healthy food consumption BUFFALO, N.Y. — Researchers know from many previous studies what prevents cash-strapped shoppers in underserved communities from buying

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Can Melatonin Treat COVID-19?

Can melatonin treat COVID-19? UB pioneer in melatonin research and colleagues have launched a clinical trial to find out Inexpensive and widely available melatonin could be particularly helpful in treating underserved patients who test positive for COVID-19 BUFFALO, N.Y. — A  team of internationally recognized scientists at

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UB’s New Minor in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

UB’s New Program will include elements unique to UB, such as a concentration in local politics and model-based reasoning BUFFALO, N.Y. – The University at Buffalo this fall will begin offering its undergraduate students a new multidisciplinary minor in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE). Concentrating aspects of

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Clarity on light therapy terminology needed to improve regulations, access to new treatments

Light therapy is gaining mainstream acceptance in health care, but government and insurance regulations of the treatment continue to lag behind, says University at Buffalo light therapy expert Praveen Arany. Policies and credentialing are particularly vague for photobiomodulation therapy, a form of low-dose light therapy that has

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Center for Health Equity and UB Forum: Racial Equity and Anti-Racism

UB, Buffalo Center for Health Equity host public forum on racial equity and anti-racism BUFFALO, N.Y. – A live, online public forum on “racial equity and anti-racism will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. July 14. The forum is being organized by the Community Health Equity Research

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