Being overweight at a young age could profoundly affect a young girl as she ages. UAB researchers examine the role of a low-carbohydrate diet.
The UAB Cancer Center’s Deep South Network now includes community research to better understand local cancer prevention needs.
UAB experts in pediatrics and child psychology say fall sports aren’t just for getting another trophy for your child.
Newly named condition, “isolated diastolic hypotension,” can be difficult to treat while increasing risk of death.
A UAB researcher suspects room temperatures contribute to flawed results on weight-loss drugs tested in animals.
Study shows the Edmonton Obesity Staging System more accurately predicts a risk of premature death due to obesity-related illnesses.
Free time in the summer shouldn't be spent on the couch.
New research shows that reducing fat intake in our diet affects diabetes risk; findings were stronger for African Americans.
By mapping a patient’s genome, and their tumor’s, with whole-genome sequencing, physicians can use more targeted therapies.
Associate Dean for Science, professor and biostatistician in the UAB School of Public Health
Areas of expertise: obesity, quantitative genetics, clinical trials, statistical and research methodology