Tick-Borne Diseases and Outdoor Adventures: Navigating Risks with Knowledge and Safety

Aug 09, 2023 at 11:53 am by kbarrettalley

By Bertha Hidalgo, PhD   As an epidemiologist, I believe in the power of knowledge to promote public health and prevent disease. In today's blog post, we will explore t.... Read More

Precision Sports Gets First Flex X-ray System in the Southeast

Aug 09, 2023 at 11:53 am by kbarrettalley

By Jane Ehrhardt   “It’s like the crème de la creme of x-ray machines,” says Jeffrey Cuomo, MD, orthopedic surgeon at Precision Sports Medicine.... Read More

Updates in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Aug 09, 2023 at 11:51 am by kbarrettalley

By Anand S. Iyer, MD, MSPH1,2,3 and R. Chad Wade, MD1   Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a serious respiratory illness that impacts over 15 million Amer.... Read More

FDA Approves Groundbreaking Alzheimer’s Drug

Aug 09, 2023 at 11:50 am by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman Early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease has just become more urgent. “Now that we have a therapy that can slow the progression of Alzheimer&rsqu.... Read More

Physical Therapy Protocol Helps Parkinson’s Patients Slow Disease Progression

Jul 18, 2023 at 10:51 am by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay Until a cure is found for Parkinson’s disease, a physical therapy protocol called LSVT BIG is helping patients improve the quality of their movements.... Read More

September 2023

Sep 13, 2023 at 11:26 am by kbarrettalley

Your September 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!