The research was compiled using data collected using babies who struggled to gain weight during the first few days.
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Hundreds of women and some men gathered at the Wynfrey Hotel on Friday to fight heart disease on Friday.
Under the new Affordable Care Act, businesses with 50 or more employees will be fined if they do not offer a healthcare plan.
Health instructors recommend fitness classes designed for mothers and babies.
Doctors say there seems to be a link between having a dog and a reduced risk of heart disease.
“It is beginning to revolutionize the treatment of depression,” Paul Weir said. “It is giving new hope to people who have failed to respond to the antidepressants that are currently available on the market.”
On Friday, UAB associate professors will present a workshop to raise awareness of the effects of depression on women, their children and communities.
Study participants were shown different pictures of the same models with and without glasses.
Researchers in Scotland studied the effects of UV rays on the skin and found that it has some positive health effects that were previously unknown.
On Wednesday, organizations from across the United States took time out of their day to say thank you to the nurses. At UAB Hospital, the National Nurse Week commemoration was more like a celebration.
The report comes only three years after the government issued guidelines for physical activity.
A study published in the American-Journal of Preventative Medicine looked at eight popular fast food restaurants.
Under healthcare reform, hospitals will pay penalties to Medicare if too many of their patients return to the hospital within 30 days of being discharged.
According to the Journal of Pediatrics, children whose parents lick their pacified clean have a lower risk of developing asthma and eczema.
Several frozen pizza varieties are being recalled due to potential plastic fragment contamination.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Here are today’s top medical stories from our partners at Ivanhoe Communications.
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To many, health care is just a dream. Some have to choose between seeing a doctor and other essentials, like groceries.