BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– A UAB health program is working to educate church leaders about the importance of having a healthy congregation. The UAB Minority… More »
According new numbers released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, many states are falling behind on the amount of students who are up-to-date on their vaccinations.
“It’s not just the one high force lick that we are concerned with”
Since January, a total of 21 cases have been reported in Shelby, St. Clair and Chilton Counties.
The research was conducted by researchers at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany, and was published in the journal PLOS ONE.
The risk factors include body mass index, use of oral contraceptives, menopausal status and how many children a woman has had.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Rick Jackson hits the pavement for a lesson in push-ups from Firm Body Boot Camp’s Romen McDonald in today’s Workout Wednesday…. More »
1st Code Orange of the Summer.
Starting a business can be challenging, but a newly divorced single mom did it and now she’s biting into the benefits. Edibles by Ethel shares some of her secret ingredients.
Altering the sleep schedule helps make the transition from summer to school easier and healthier.
“As I was driving, I blacked out behind the wheel and the car went into the back of a parked 18 wheeler,” Lester Talley told Ivanhoe.
Doctors who participated in the research project studies postmenopausal women.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says only about half of teenage girls are getting the HPV vaccine.
A new policy taking effect on August 21st will make Auburn University a smoke-free campus.
Doctors are calling out a warning over climbing injury rates to kids from falling TV sets.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Low back pain-sufferers- listen up. There’s a new study underway locally for a treatment that could possibly provide pain relief… More »
According to a release by UAB, 33 percent of participants in the study showed signs of physical inactivity, which in turn produced a 20 percent increase in the risk of a stroke.
BOSTON (AP) — Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.
Noticing you have had a decline beyond the occasional misplaced car keys or forgotten name could be the very earliest sign of Alzheimer’s, several research teams are reporting.