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An innovative program to screen patients in UAB’s emergency department helps identify people who don’t know they are positive for the virus that causes AIDS.

Collaboration will address issues of health-care delivery.

Researchers at UAB were part of a team that revealed genetic differences that influence a person's level of sex hormones.

Facing an injury or other health challenge does not have to sideline your future; UAB experts say the way you handle it can teach you a valuable life skill.

A new drug that improves lung function for some patients with cystic fibrosis may also help treat smokers with the incurable lung disease COPD.

A team from UAB’s International Adoption Clinic meets kids in China, providing priceless medical and emotional information to prospective parents.

Patients with neurofibromatosis, schwannomatosis, which are related genetic conditions, gain access to more clinical trials.

A midurethral sling during surgery to repair pelvic organ prolapse reduces the risk of developing stress incontinence, but also poses greater risks.

New materials and new techniques have led to a surge in hip replacements, both for seniors and for active weekend warriors.

Exercising outdoors during the summer can be hard on the heart but there are things you can do to make it less stressful.
Three-year, $15 million Healthcare Innovation Challenge Grant will create 50 jobs while producing almost $50 million in health care savings.

Add an increased risk of stroke to the list of health problems caused by sleeping fewer than six hours a night.

An American Lung Association project will help patients with COPD.

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UAB affiliation provides residents in Okaloosa County and surrounding areas with increased access to advanced cancer care.

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