UAB researchers are investigating game-based verification that may improve computer security and reduce user frustration compared to typical “type-what-you-see” CAPTCHA tools that use static images.
25-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT
The $25 service, available to adults 18 and older in the Birmingham area, combines the expertise of UAB Medicine providers with the convenience of online access.
22-Aug-2014 4:25 PM EDT
This public health initiative aims to ensure area babies have an opportunity to receive vital ‘first-food nutrients’ essential to early development.
22-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT
UAB Researcher Granted $1 Million to Study Deadly Bacteria Passed to Babies From 25 Percent of Mothers
Group B Streptococcus, when passed from mother to newborn during birth, is the leading cause of sepsis, pneumonia and meningitis.
22-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
The ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the most extensive known outbreak of this disease. While the risk of globalization is low, says one UAB expert, awareness is important.
13-Aug-2014 5:30 PM EDT
Research Questioning Sodium Intake Guidelines Supported in New England Journal of Medicine Editorial
UAB Distinguished Professor Suzanne Oparil's editorial highlights research efforts exploring low-sodium intake guidelines and implications on cardiac disease and mortality.
13-Aug-2014 5:00 PM EDT
The common use of anesthetic agents came of age during the American Civil War, as battlefield medicine translated to civilian use.
13-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Dean Michael Reddy’s appointment of Conan Davis to assistant dean for Community Collaborations and Public Health will strengthen, grow community partnerships.
12-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
In a @JAMA_current Editorial, @msaagmd Talks About Treatment Costs for #HepC/HIV Coinfected Patients #AIDS2014
21-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
UAB epidemiologist Christine Skibola used genomics to identify a DNA variant that makes some susceptible to leukemia.
11-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT
28-Mar-2014 3:00 PM EDT
As the open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace draws to a close, one UAB health policy expert points to confusion and says to seek help or risk penalty.
21-Mar-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Flooding could be severe this spring. Emergency physician and disaster preparedness expert Dr. Sarah Nafziger says be ready.
19-Mar-2014 10:55 AM EDT
Dallas Buyers Club captures the despair and frustration of the AIDS crisis but misses the mark on profits. In a video interview, Dr. Mike Saag, past pres. of the HIV Medical Assn & director of the Center for AIDS Research, gives a non-Hollywood...
21-Feb-2014 5:00 PM EST
UAB will contribute newsworthy presentations, and it has a number of experts available to weigh in on the news coming out of the conference.
12-Feb-2014 11:00 AM EST
31-Jan-2014 2:00 PM EST