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Touching Lives Through Telehealth for Ostomy Patients

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One UAB School of Nursing faculty member is impacting outcomes for ostomy patients with online postoperative visits.

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Childhood Cancer Research at UAB Continues with Grants From St. Baldrick’s Foundation

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Pediatric neurosurgeons, oncologists and molecular imaging physicians continue to work toward better diagnoses, treatments and cures for childhood cancer.

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Helping Your Children Navigate Activities of Interest

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Parents who listen to their children’s interests could help them be more successful and well-rounded in their extracurricular activities.

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A Practical, Politically Feasible Solution to Health Care Reform in America: Starting From Scratch Rather Than Continuing to Build on a Faulty Foundation

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A Novel Anti-Cancer Chemotherapeutic Agent Inhibits Glioblastoma Growth and Radiation Resistance

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A collaborative team of neuro-oncology surgeon/scientists has discovered a previously unidentified molecular mechanism that maintains glioma stem cells, and they have tested it as a potential therapeutic target in glioblastoma, using a small molecule inhibitor they designed and synthesized.

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New Data Show Three Triple-Combination Regimens Are “Highly Effective” for Up to 90 Percent of Cystic Fibrosis Patients

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A UAB physician will co-chair a steering committee of global cystic fibrosis experts and clinical trial investigators to support the design, conduct and execution of the triple combination pivotal study program.

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When Preparing Your Child’s Back-to-School Needs List, Don’t Forget to Include Vaccines

Even if you’ve previously rejected vaccinating your children or have neglected to do so, physicians say it’s not too late to protect them against many preventable diseases.

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Shop Smart When Going Back to School This Fall on a Budget

University of Alabama at Birmingham director of the Regions Institute for Financial Education Stephanie Yates, Ph.D., provides insight into how parents can use budgeting to plan and save on back-to-school items this fall.

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Larsen C Ice Shelf Collapse: Expert Video and Interview Available, Facebook Live Event 7/14 at 10 A.M. CT

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Dry Eye Relief Progresses with New Guidelines and Expansion of UAB’s Dry Eye Relief Clinic

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UAB personalizes treatment for dry eye patients with the expansion of clinic and development of guidelines for diagnosis and treatment.







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