Brain Health Starts Early

Jun 09, 2021 at 10:56 am by steve

What's good for the heart also tends to be good for the brain. If your patients want to live a long, healthy life and still be sharp enough at 85, today is the day to get star.... Read More

Transcarotid Artery Revascularization

Oct 13, 2020 at 03:43 pm by steve

Reducing Stroke Risk when Endarterectomy isn't an Option As carotid plaques thicken, narrowing the flow of blood to the brain, the risk of stroke increases. The gold standard.... Read More

Early Onset Dementia

Aug 14, 2020 at 02:50 pm by steve

Why So Many New Cases? The next time you are in a physician's waiting room, look around. Can you identify which patients need to be screened for dementia? Would you tend to pi.... Read More

UAB Telemedicine for Stroke Care

Mar 19, 2019 at 05:04 pm by steve

Every minute an embolism blocks blood-flow to your brain, 1.9 million oxygen-starved neurons can die. If the stroke hits when you are near a medical center ready with imaging,.... Read More

Saving Brain Cells with Neuro-Endovascular Intervention

Mar 19, 2019 at 04:58 pm by steve

A complex network of arteries and vessels supply the oxygen-rich blood that nourishes the millions of neurons that make human thought possible. This is also where clots that b.... Read More
July 2024 Cover

July 2024

Jul 18, 2024 at 11:56 am by kbarrettalley

Your July 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!