Health & Medicine
A study regarding health risks in colorectal cancer patients may help develop personalized therapeutic options for patients with pre-existing morbidities.
Magic City Cycliad, a community cycling event, will be held March 24 in Birmingham to benefit cancer patients at UAB.
Oak Mountain High School will host the fifth annual Color Run 5K at Oak Mountain State Park on March 17 to raise money for cancer research at UAB.
The Mike Slive Foundation for Prostate Cancer Research awarded the UAB Cancer Center with $150,000 to accelerate prostate cancer research projects.
Research provided by UAB confirms MRI usage can help reduce unnecessary biopsies in prostate cancer patients.
UAB Medicine recently established a colorectal oncology clinic to provide a hassle-free experience for diagnosis and treatment.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and UAB kicks it off with a Colon on the Green event.
Fatigue in cancer survivors is significantly reduced by placebo pill, even when it is known it is a fake pill.
BCRFA provides close to a million dollars to the UAB Cancer Center to accelerate breast cancer research.
A cancer diagnosis was a serious wake-up call for Ragan Cain to become proactive about her health.
Construction begins on Alabama's first proton therapy facility, bringing the most most advanced form of cancer-killing radiation to UAB in 2020.
A new eight-week FreshStart! program beginning Feb. 1 will help cancer survivors make healthy lifestyle changes.
UAB and Children’s expand non-clinical patient navigation to children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.
Proceeds from the annual ArtBLINK Gala support high-priority and life-saving research.

Of the 15 million people living with cancer in the United States in 2016, 62 percent were 65 years or older.

UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Patient Care Connect Program received a distinguished Innovator Award from the Association of Community Cancer Centers for providing stellar cancer care with cost savings.
A UAB researcher has received a 2017 Susan G. Komen grant to investigate combination drug therapies for HER2-positive breast cancer.
The research team will measure physical-based outcomes as well as emotional-based outcomes from the therapy.
UAB is the first in the country to use novel HyperArc High-Definition Radiotherapy on brain cancer patients.
nycu graphic 2Surgeon at UAB believes in making breast cancer awareness an issue year-round to help save lives through early detection.
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