Calvin Kennedy, a nurse at UAB Hospital, is a two-time kidney transplant recipient who has no plans to live an ordinary life.
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Increasing interest in the properties of cannabinoids as a therapy for epilepsy has prompted Epilepsy & Behavior to produce a special issue devoted entirely to studies of cannabinoids. A UAB neurologist involved in UAB’s studies of CBD oil serves...
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Youth’s Use of Technology Drives Home Need for Evolution in Distracted Walking, Bicycling and Driving Policies
Distractions from technology have a detrimental effect on children’s crash risk as pedestrians and drivers.
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The average American consumes nearly 2,000 mg a day over most adults’ ideal amount of sodium intake, excluding salt added at the table. Sodium found in restaurant, pre-packaged and processed foods, and foods like canned vegetables can increase...
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Tests of cells collected from the umbilical cord blood vessel walls at birth can predict death or poor pulmonary outcomes in extremely preterm infants, say researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
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Adherence to care improves when youth with HIV receive education and help navigating the system, according to study out of UAB.
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Brian Samuels, M.D., says there is an increase of eye pressure throughout the morning, and that pressure comes and goes throughout the day. This fluctuation is a known risk factor for the progression of glaucoma.
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The grant will help fund a study to determine whether people with multiple sclerosis get as much benefit from an exercise-based rehabilitation program delivered via internet and telephone as they do when the therapy is provided in a clinic.
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A UAB engineer provides information about the risks and prevention methods associated with electric shock drowning in fresh bodies of water.
25-May-2017 12:05 PM EDT
One of the most common types of cancer is skin cancer. A UAB dermatologist shares background information, risks and how to protect your skin.
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Cybercrime Expert Says Computer Infection Rate of Wannacry Attack May Not Be as Widespread as Initially Reported
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Robin Parks Ennis, Ph.D., assistant professor and behavioral interventions and supports researcher, explains how a popular toy can be beneficial with proper management.
11-May-2017 4:05 PM EDT
More than 1 million married women ages 15-44 across the United States are infertile. Janet McLaren Bouknight, M.D., offers insight on the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of infertile couples trying to conceive.
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