Virtual Care in Alabama Now Available 24/7

Jan 23, 2018 at 02:47 pm by steve

Without moving an inch, anyone in Alabama can now use their phone, computer or tablet to connect virtually to a physician or nurse practitioner in minutes any time of day or n.... Read More

Reducing Risk by Rethinking Weight

Dec 15, 2017 at 01:20 pm by steve

The Link between Obesity and Cancer Diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, sleep apnea - the list of health concerns linked to obesity is long and well.... Read More

Social Media: A Public Health Threat?

Dec 15, 2017 at 01:20 pm by steve

Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, YouTube - social media has become a pervasive part of the way Americans share information. While there are many admirable outcomes - fr.... Read More

Responding To Disaster

Dec 15, 2017 at 01:20 pm by steve

Three devastating hurricanes and the threat of a cholera outbreak from contaminated water; wildfires near Gatlinburg and California wine country; outbreaks of Zika and Ebola--.... Read More

New Treatment Lengthens Survival in Glioblastoma Patients

Dec 15, 2017 at 01:20 pm by steve

The battle against brain cancer is a personal one for Christopher Jahraus MD, a radiation oncologist with Shelby Baptist Medical Center. When Jahraus was a fourth-year residen.... Read More

May 2024

May 21, 2024 at 01:33 pm by kbarrettalley

Your May 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!