Health in a Heartbeat

Health in a Heartbeat is a daily radio series that features two-minute segments providing consumer-health information and the latest news on medical research, patient-care breakthroughs and health-care industry trends.

The series launched in January 2000 and is now available to public radio stations nationwide. It is a unique project offered by University of Florida Health Science Center in partnership with the UF radio stations WUFT-Classic 89 and WJUF-Nature Coast 90 and Shands Healthcare. The series is available free of charge to public radio stations nationwide. It currently airs in more than 53 cities in 18 states and Washington, D.C.

Our scripts go through a vigorous research and approval process. Each script is reviewed by University of Florida physicians, UF Health experts and qualified medical editors. This ensures that you are receiving accurate and up-to-date health information.

If you have a script idea, comments or would like to subscribe to the Health in a Heartbeat weekly E-News, e-mail Health in a Heartbeat.

For more information about Health in a Heartbeat, contact UF Health Communications at (352) 273-5810. To become an affiliate station, call WUFT at (352) 392-5200 ext. 1107.