Tuesday Jul 29
10 Foods that make you feel full longer
Kathryn Matthews is a New York City-based lifestyles writer, editor and Certified Holistic Health Coach.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
UAB Enrolls Nation's First Patient in Phase III Drug Trial for Preeclampsia
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has enrolled the first patient in the United States in a Phase III clinical trial for a drug to treat preeclampsia in pregnant women that, if successful, would be a significant clinical breakthrough for reducing pre-term births and infant mortality.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Few check doctors' vitals before letting them check theirs
Americans consider insurance and a good bedside manner in choosing a doctor, but will that doctor provide high-quality care? A new poll shows that people don't know how to determine that.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New Psoriasis Drug Shows Potential in UAB-Led Phase III Trial
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Randomized, phase III research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows that a new drug improves symptoms related to moderate to severe plaque psoriasis, a chronic skin disease of scaling and inflammation.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Study examines dietary fatty acid intake, risk for Lou Gehrig disease
Bottom Line: Eating foods high in I<-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids from vegetable and marine sources may help reduce the risk for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , the fatal neurodegenerative disease commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
USA College of Medicine starts student-run clinic at homeless shelter
Students at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine have recently kick-started a student-run volunteer clinic at 15 Place, a homeless shelter in Mobile, Ala.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Ala. man gets mental treatment in school gun scare
An Alabama man accused of holding five girls at gunpoint in a school locker room last year has been committed to a state mental institution by a judge.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Room to Breathe
But beneath all the bells and whistles on display in the Nashville, Tenn.-area Smart Home-smart phone-controlled thermostats and beds that adjust to your body's particularities -are features with a more serious purpose.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Goose Creek Gazette
Invasion of the body snatchers?
There's this stranger who yells at noisy kids, shakes his fists at speeders in the neighborhood, glares at youngsters who thump the subwoofers in their cars at sub-atomic testing, and has yet to understand most of the applications on his cellphone.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Adieu, Las Vegas
Before I got to Las Vegas I thought I would hate it as a conference city. After a few days spent there, I now know that my premonition was correct.