Research

Competition to develop community-based health programs culminates Thursday with celebration event.

UAB partners with Morehouse, Tuskegee to reduce cancer mortality rates in blacks in underserved areas.

UAB professor joins a national class of nutrition research fellows.

Less than 20 percent of patients eligible for cardiac rehab are referred to a program, which can reduce mortality by up to 35 percent.

Researchers were surprised by a second effect of an established drug.

Weekly work-outs can reduce depression in the chronically ill, according to new research from UAB.
Diet, exercise and technology are key to wellness in 2012.

Follow the EatRight fork symbol in Birmingham-area stores to some 400 foods you should eat more often, certified by the UAB Nutrition Guidance System.

UAB wellness expert says 70 percent of the leading health problems affecting Americans could be improved by behavior modifications.
Diabetes expert says being over supplied, preparing for security checks and anticipating time zone changes can make travelling easier and safer.

Health Professions’ Harold Jones lost 70 pounds — very publicly —through his school’s weight-loss program and blogged about it all the way.

Being overweight at a young age could profoundly affect a young girl as she ages. UAB researchers examine the role of a low-carbohydrate diet.

UAB wellness expert offers tips on cutting calorie corners while celebrating.

High blood pressure and diabetes can also lead to memory and thinking problems.

UAB research shows positive results in weight loss drug combination.

Annual minority health awards jump start research for junior faculty.

The UAB Cancer Center’s Deep South Network now includes community research to better understand local cancer prevention needs.

Carb counting and insulin pumps help diabetic kids sample Halloween’s sweet indulgences.

UAB experts in pediatrics and child psychology say fall sports aren’t just for getting another trophy for your child.

Newly named condition, “isolated diastolic hypotension,” can be difficult to treat while increasing risk of death.

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