ALPQC Launching Obstetric Hemorrhage Initiative

Jan 10, 2024 at 06:21 pm by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman   Amid the joy of new life, one of the cruelest ironies is that giving birth still brings death to too many new mothers around the world. And it can be.... Read More

Renaissance of Regional Anesthesia Provides Benefits for Patients and Hospitals

Jan 10, 2024 at 06:21 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay   There is currently a renaissance in pain management that is improving pain scores and decreasing hospital stays, according to Chris Godlewski, MD,.... Read More

Bariatric Surgeon says GLP-1 Drug is Revolutionizing the Weight-Loss Industry

Jan 10, 2024 at 06:21 pm by kbarrettalley

By Lauren Johnson   Medical professionals from Ascension St. Vincent’s Birmingham Bariatrics say that Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1) are the mo.... Read More

Promising New Testing and Treatment Options for Alzheimer’s

Dec 12, 2023 at 11:52 am by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay  The summer of 2023 brought some important improvements in diagnostic screening and treatment options for Alzheimer’s disease. David S. Geldmach.... Read More

De-prescribing PPIs and Other Medications That Need A Plan

Dec 12, 2023 at 11:51 am by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman  In most Birmingham Medical News articles, you’ll see expert quotes, along with peer reviewed data. This is a different kind of article—firs.... Read More

March 2024

Mar 20, 2024 at 11:19 am by kbarrettalley

Your March 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!