Scott Heysell knows colon cancer is on the rise in young people. He didn't expect it to hit him at the peak of his career. The doctor shares his journey.
A cancer survivor. A heart attack victim. Pediatric patients. Be inspired by medical stories from ordinary people who’ve had extraordinary challenges. Hear about the health problems and transformations of our patients.
Bobbye Cohen knew that a severe headache meant trouble. When that headache finally came, she survived her brain aneurysm rupture thanks to UVA Health.
In addition to blue eyes and brown hair, Megan inherited a high risk for breast cancer from her dad. Learn how UVA Cancer Center experts help her protect her health.
Chemo and other drugs couldn't knock out Bob Falter's lymphoma, a clinical trial at UVA Health saved his life. Watch his story.
New infant screenings in Virginia caught newborn Logan's genetic disorder. For the first time, UVA Children's experts could use gene therapy to help a child avoid severe symptoms.
An ALS prognosis is bleak. Read how one beloved doctor with ALS is taking action to get treatments approved faster.
Roy Wood's longtime friend, Cynthia Hinkle, helped Roy get quick emergency help by using BE FAST to recognize Roy's signs of stroke.
If you have high blood pressure, stroke is a real threat. Plus, learn 6 uncommon stroke causes.
Meet the little girl who was freed from seizures with an amazing brain surgery.
After a traumatic jogging accident, Alex suffered from facial paralysis. With the help of UVA Health facial therapy and reconstruction specialists, she is getting back her smile.
Subscribe for Updates
Get stories & health tips every week