Samford Student’s Research Published in The Journal of the Alabama Academy of Science

Mar 13, 2023 at 07:57 pm by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman   Experience can be a strong source of inspiration. Many who go into healing professions can trace their interest back to a time when they or someone n.... Read More

Why Isn’t Lumbar Disk Replacement Covered in Alabama?

Mar 13, 2023 at 07:56 pm by kbarrettalley

By Jane Ehrhardt Currently, although BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama covers cervical disk replacement, the insurer does not reimburse for a lumbar total disk replacement (TDR.... Read More

UAB Precision Medicine Identifies Possible Treatment for Rare ADNP Autism Disorder

Jan 14, 2023 at 01:18 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay   When the Hugh Kaul Precision Medicine Institute at UAB was founded five years ago, the goal was to contribute to the effort of tailoring treatments.... Read More

Interview with Brenda Orffer, CAE, the CEO American Neurological Association

Dec 19, 2022 at 09:24 am by kbarrettalley

By LYNNE JETER   From preparing the next generation of scientists, to sharing how primary care doctors can improve care for neurological disorders, to addressing dispar.... Read More

Why Do Men Have a Lower Life Expectancy?

Dec 19, 2022 at 09:24 am by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman   Not that many generations ago, it was traditional for Scottish brides to begin weaving and sewing their burial shrouds the day after the wedding. Dea.... Read More

February 2023

Feb 21, 2023 at 12:20 pm by kbarrettalley

Your February 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!