Two undergraduate biology majors from UAB’s College of Arts and Sciences have been granted $35,000 United Negro College Fund Merck Science Research Scholarships, awards that may provide another $10,000 for the students’ UAB research laboratories.

Sleep deprivation, stress and a confused circadian clock can be a lethal combination  

UAB pediatrician — and mother of two — offers tips to keep kids on track when the sun starts setting later.

Newly published research says an “epigenetics diet” can help prevent cancers and other aging-related diseases

Alison Chapman’s essay about teaching Milton to prisoners earns inclusion in Best American Essays.

Standout students from the Poet's Corner Workshop will perform live as part of a new ArtPlay program, “Poems in the Key of Life.”

NASA-developed technology designed to grow plants in space proves effective at treating cancer patients’ mouth sores in a UAB clinical trial.

An interdisciplinary effort at Children's Hospital focuses on safe, effective ways for kids to lose pounds and avoid long-term health problems.

UAB Opera presents a double bill: Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” and Benjamin Britten’s “The Burning Fiery Furnace” March 11-12, 2011.