Epilepsy Foundation of Alabama Advocates for Epilepsy Patients

Nov 16, 2018 at 05:10 pm by steve

Following a recent reorganization and move to Birmingham, the Epilepsy Foundation of Alabama kicked off Epilepsy Awareness Month with their Annual Purple Pumpkin Walk. But Exe.... Read More

When Basic Science Becomes a Breakthrough

Nov 16, 2018 at 04:50 pm by steve

Experts, Including Nobel Prize Winner, Discuss Importance of Discovery The fourth CRI-CIMT-EATI-AACR International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference was held last month in New Y.... Read More

New Drug Should Benefit Majority of Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Nov 16, 2018 at 04:48 pm by steve

Therapeutic Benefit for Over 90 percent of Patients A triple-combination drug has been shown to be effective in improving lung function for the majority of patients with cysti.... Read More

Some People are Resilient to Alzheimer's

Nov 16, 2018 at 04:41 pm by steve

UAB researchers want to know why Researchers believe that some people -- perhaps 30 to 50 percent of the population -- are resilient to the effects of Alzheimer's disease. Und.... Read More

Do Not Resuscitate

Oct 12, 2018 at 03:30 pm by steve

"The perception is that a Do Not Resuscitate order--at least for families and patients--translates as do not treat. That's a communication hurdle we have to overcome regularly.... Read More

March 2024

Mar 20, 2024 at 11:19 am by kbarrettalley

Your March 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!