UAB doctors say new research is showing that patients who suffer from isolated mitral valve regurgitation may need surgery before symptoms appear.
23-Aug-2016 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers show that the well-known mechanism of gene expression control — dynamic changes in DNA methylation — is also involved in changes to the excitability of neural cells. The sites of such methylation changes may offer a potential...
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Investigators at UAB have identified an intriguing potential treatment target for the most common form of Guillain-Barré syndrome. In a new study, the authors offer evidence of a crucial pathogenic role for a molecule that is associated with AIDP,...
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A study has found that people who remained sedentary after mentally demanding tasks consumed more calories than those who exercised.
22-Aug-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Articles published today by UAB and its Geroscience Network collaborators explore new interventions in aging processes as part of an effort to increase the healthy, independent years of life for the elderly.
17-Aug-2016 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
‘Sit Less, Move More’ — Research Shows Sedentary Behavior Is Associated with Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality in Adults
Sedentary behavior — even among physically active people — may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease, diabetes and more.
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UAB presents New Frontiers of Pain Research in the 21st Century, Oct. 14-15.
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A UAB urologist has led the development of extensive guidelines of surgical management of kidney stones.
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High mosquito and human population densities, combined with mosquito breeding conditions, are the central cause for Zika virus.
30-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Zika and pregnancy expert available: Why Savannah Guthrie made the right to choice to forgo Rio Olympics
7-Jun-2016 3:05 PM EDT
A UAB physician provides information on risks, recommendations and effects of Zika virus for pregnant women.
3-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT
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Evacuation From Wildfire Just the Beginning, Psychological Impact Could Have Long Term Consequences Says UAB Expert
11-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT
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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.
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