The “Birmingham REACH for Better Health” partnership aims to increase the number of people with access to healthy food and physical activity opportunities.
Long-term study shows weight loss improves quality of life but does not decrease cardiovascular complications in Type 2 diabetics.
Safford is also the Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education.
Given the opportunity to earn incentives, employees will use the stairs more often, and thus improve their health, according to UAB study.
Being included in this registry means the treatment has been codified as a best practice.
Black men and women have twice the risk of fatal coronary heart disease as whites, but the disparity could be eliminated with better risk factor control.