There’s ticks in them-there woods, and that means the possibility of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, as one UAB patient recently discovered.

College students recognize that driving while using mobile apps is unsafe, yet a new survey shows nearly 4 in 10 still surf the Web behind the wheel.

New drug may slow the progression of chronic kidney disease in type 2 diabetics, increase kidney function and stave off dialysis.

Donna Arnett, professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health, is the sixth UAB faculty member to serve in this role.

Community cancer centers and hospitals in Alabama and Georgia will get access to the latest cancer research and treatments.
Don't get burned by over-spending.

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program has awarded University of Alabama at Birmingham seniors Ashley Foster and Markelle Smith $5,000 each to study abroad.

June 13, 2011

Rice named AAN Fellow

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The UAB Callahan Eye Hospital says leave the fireworks alone this summer, but here are some safety tips if you just can’t resist.

Free time in the summer shouldn't be spent on the couch.

There are physiological reasons why pregnant women feel the heat more than others; the key, for comfort and safety, is to keep cool.

With the acquisition, UAB takes a significant step toward making sophisticated cell therapy a part of patient care.

UAB alum gets Jack Kent Cooke graduate fellowship.

Noted cardiologist and director of the UAB Heart and Vascular Center Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory died suddenly June 4, 2011.

A common combination screen proved no more effective than non-screening, but scientists are finding new ways to prevent and treat the disease.

A look at the part UAB researchers and physicians have played in combating the deadly disease, and what is to come.

You cried when they went to college, are you crying when they return home?

UAB research reveals a better way to protect newborns from cytomegalovirus, often passed to them from their mothers.

UAB and Specialists on Call are working together to introduce telemedicine for stroke care in community hospitals throughout Alabama.

Recent UAB graduate Grace Benton, 21, has won a $5,000 Phi Kappa Phi fellowship.

One fifth of people with HIV in the U.S. don’t know they are infected; UAB Hospital joins a national effort to decrease the spread of HIV.

The risk factors for stroke in the South also may be responsible for cognitive decline.

Sarah Parcak used satellite imaging to discover a hidden world that includes 17 pyramids and 3,100 ancient settlements.

UAB faculty members serve as president, president-elect of American Society of Transplantation.

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