From a new book of poetry by UAB assistant professor Adam Vines to stories by Southern writers to a novel about a woman working at an alligator-wrestling theme park, these books will move you.
UAB expert says putting your money in the bank is not much better than burying it in the ground. His advice: Buy a house.
Shopping is overtaking eating as the national pastime for Thanksgiving. Are shoppers being urged to gorge themselves unnecessarily?
Natural disasters made 2011 a loss-filled year. A UAB psychologist says plan ahead and don’t over commit.
Supermarkets, drugstores and neighbors display tombstones, ghosts and vampires; simple steps help protect your child from being scared to leave the house.
Adolescents who struggle to stay on task, are inflexible and have a negative mood are more at-risk for peer-influence on antisocial behavior.
Sixty percent of kids feel tired at school and 15 percent fall asleep; adolescents need nine solid hours, but most are sleep deprived.
Don’t wait for school bells to jolt kids back into school-year habits, says UAB psychologist Josh Klapow.
Going online can be fun and educational for kids, but there also are potentially dangerous pitfalls that abound with summertime freedom.