July 02, 2015
Foods high in fats have long been put into the “unhealthy” category by nutrition experts, but UAB researchers believe this may have been all wrong, all along.
January 20, 2015
Classic psychedelic drugs include LSD, psilocybin and mescaline. This new School of Public Health research is published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology.
Investigators from UAB’s Nutrition Obesity Research Center and School of Public Health have been awarded a four-year, $1 million R25 grant to deliver an annual short course on innovative methods to find obesity causes.
Previous research has found an association between not eating breakfast and obesity; but no large, randomized controlled trials had sought to find causation until now.
April 10, 2014
The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees approved two endowed positions, an endowed lectureship and three emeritus promotions.
March 19, 2014
Researchers at the UAB School of Public Health hope to learn how problem drinkers quit misusing alcohol on their own, so others with similar issues can benefit from their natural recoveries.
February 19, 2014
A new study from the UAB School of Public Health suggests that hallucinogens may help reduce criminal recidivism.
December 04, 2012
Tucker had previously served as chair of another American Psychological Association board.
October 10, 2011
Is the increasing frequency of nursing homes purchased by private equity firms without a health care background leading to a decline in care?
September 28, 2011
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June 29, 2011
If you could know the cost for a chest X-ray in advance, would you choose a clinic that charges $121 or one that charges $1,519?
December 20, 2010