Clinical

UAB Study Shows Link Between Microbiome in the Gut and Parkinson's

May 15, 2017 at 08:32 pm by steve

There is growing evidence showing a connection between Parkinson's disease and the composition of the microbiome of the gut. A new study from UAB researchers shows that Parkin.... Read More

New Therapy for Peanut Allergy Gives Hope to Children and Families

Apr 13, 2017 at 05:39 pm by steve

Peanut allergy is the leading cause of anaphylaxis and fatal outcomes from food reactions in children. A new oral immunotherapy (OIT) treatment is proving to be a safe and eff.... Read More

Functional Medicine

Jan 13, 2017 at 03:53 pm by steve

The Power of "Why?" Primary care physicians see it almost every day. Patients come in complaining of fatigue. The exam is normal, labs raise no flags, and questions yield few.... Read More

Starve a Cancer, Feed a Patient

Nov 08, 2016 at 04:23 pm by steve

Expanding ADNI: Alzheimer's Biomarker Study Embarks on Next Phase

Oct 12, 2016 at 05:37 pm by steve

The landmark Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) began in October 2004 with a goal of finding more sensitive and accurate methods to detect Alzheimer's disease.... Read More

February 2024

Feb 23, 2024 at 08:13 am by kbarrettalley

Your February 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!