primary care

Qualifying UK medical students in rural provider program to get scholarships

BY: - November 16, 2023

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid in Kentucky are giving medical students on a path to serve rural areas seven scholarships worth $100,000 in total.  Fourth year students in UK’s Rural Physician Leadership Program will benefit from this money, UK said. They need to demonstrate financial […]

A lot of Kentucky seniors get teeth pulled — but have healthy drinking habits

BY: - June 2, 2023

New data shows Kentucky among the worst states for key health points among senior citizens, including tooth extractions, food insecurity, insufficient sleep and more.  The statistics, published in the America’s Health Rankings Senior Report in May, show Kentucky seniors have the most tooth extractions.  It’s also the 49th worst for insufficient sleep, exercise and cognitive […]