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Researcher’s Lifesaving Raceways Invention Goes International

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UAB engineering professor Dean Sicking’s SAFER Barriers will be installed at the historic Le Mans Race Circuit.
19-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mother-Daughter Team Fights Breast Cancer Professionally, Personally

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Madeline Harris and Kristen Noles centered their careers on caring for patients at UAB Hospital; now they celebrate five years of breast cancer survivorship for Noles.
18-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

More Than 10 Risk Factors Identified in Readmission of Pediatric Neurosurgery Patients

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Big data provides insight into patient readmission after pediatric neurosurgery.
17-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

HIV Vaccine Design Should Adapt as HIV Virus Mutates

Researchers from UAB, Emory and Microsoft demonstrate that HIV has evolved to be pre-adapted to the immune response, worsening clinical outcomes in newly infected patients.
16-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Heart-Filled Legacy — North Carolina Woman Receives Lifelong Treatment From John and James Kirklin

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Lynda Welker has experienced many hardships, but the Kirklin family has helped her live a full life.
13-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Rural Children at Risk for Worse Health Outcomes, Higher Health Care Costs

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Researchers at UAB look to integrate health care within rural communities to improve care for children.
12-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Find Potential Breakthrough in Binge-Eating Disorder Treatment

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A treatment used for depression, Parkinson’s disease and autism shows promise to alleviate obesity in binge-eating disorder patients.
9-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UAB Hospital Recognized for Decreasing Inappropriate Use of Antibiotics

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Antibiotic use in acute and long-term care facilities is a focus of UAB’s antibiotic stewardship program.
6-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UAB Expert: Prevention Methods for Decreasing High Rates of HIV in the South

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17-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Evacuation From Wildfire Just the Beginning, Psychological Impact Could Have Long Term Consequences Says UAB Expert

11-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT

Sharrron! All Eyes on Ozzie as Prince of Darkness Attempts to Manage Life Alone

9-May-2016 11:05 PM EDT

Debunking Digital Eyestrain and Blue Light Myths

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Adam Gordon, O.D., discusses blue light, including the lack of clinical evidence in advertisements overstating dangers, as well as the effects of blue light on sleep and eye discomfort.
25-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Coping with the Death of Prince, Icons

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21-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Can You Own a Cloned Human? Expert Explores This and Other Bioethical Issues in New Book Based on Hit Sci-Fi Show “Orphan Black”

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In his new book, “What We Talk About When We Talk About Clone Club,” international expert on the ethics of human cloning, Gregory Pence, explores issues raised in the sci-fi show “Orphan Black” about human cloning, its ethics and impact on...
1-Apr-2016 9:00 AM EDT

Spring Daylight Saving Time May Cause an Increased Risk of Heart Attacks

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Springing forward with daylight saving time may increase your risk of having a heart attack if you have a history of heart disease.
10-Mar-2016 9:05 AM EST

UAB Expert Fanucchi Weighs in on Workplace Violence

26-Feb-2016 5:05 PM EST

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