Health & Medicine
The University of Alabama at Birmingham and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from Feb. 17-27 to celebrate the Sochi Olympics and help boost blood supplies reduced by recent bad winter weather.

UAB Hospital’s teenage volunteers get a rare chance to learn about possible careers in healthcare.

UAB joins a CDC effort to reduce hepatitis C infection through a screening program in the emergency department.

More than 5,000 people responded to the magazines’ online survey and entered the businesses and services they thought were the best in 81 categories.

Ferniany has lead UAB Health since 2008.

Blending invention with necessity, UAB professionals use a little ingenuity to help a patient prepare for a lung transplant.

The UAB Genetic Counseling Graduate Program is a collaborative program to provide educational and clinical training in genetic counseling.

Half of Alabama’s 2013 Goldwater Scholars study at UAB – university total is now 17 with eight scholarship winners in the past four years.

After 30 years and millions of miles, UAB’s Critical Care Transport Service is still going strong.

UAB is studying a depression drug that may be able to stop suicidal thoughts in their tracks.

The reunion will give former patients and their families an opportunity to reconnect with staff who cared for them.

In addition to her contributions at UAB, Vining served as a member of Alabama’s National Guard from 1986 to 1992 and is a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserves.

While all blood types are needed, the shortage of O-negative is the most severe.

The Critical Care Transport team has re-fit one of its three ambulances to make the vehicle safer and more environmentally friendly.

Make an appointment with the Red Cross and give blood today.

UAB expands its popular room service meal program to patients at UAB Highlands Hospital

Renal replacement therapy performed continuously over 24 hours provides better hemodynamic tolerance, fluid removal in critically ill patients with kidney failure.

UAB's holiday blood drive begins Monday, Dec. 10.

UAB Medicine is dedicated to serving as a role model for good health behaviors and will no longer hire tobacco users as of July 1, 2013.
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