Neurosurgical injuries following the April 2011 Alabama tornadoes tended to be spinal, not head or neck injuries in adults, but the opposite in children, according to UAB researchers.
UAB injury science researchers again recommend the use of protective helmets during periods of severe weather.
Recycled materials may become armor against flying debris.
UAB's Office of Public Relations and Marketing honored for tornado coverage.
The School of Public Health presented its 2012 Lou Wooster Public Health Award to VF Corporation April 4