UA Health science associate professor Adam Knowlden is looking into how sleep impacts us when it comes to our health. As it relates to obesity he’s trying to find out if lack of sleep leads to obesity or other health concerns.
A UAB cancer patient gave his family one of their greatest gifts before he died, he was baptized. Roberts was dying of lung cancer, wheelchair-bound and unable to breathe without oxygen tubes. His last wish was to be baptized before he died.
The Alabama Department of Public Health is recommending that everyone stop using vape products and e-cigarettes until national and state investigations into deaths and illnesses related to vaping are complete.
Carbon monoxide is a poisonous gas that is colorless, odorless and tasteless. Large amounts can overcome a person within minutes, without warning, causing a loss of consciousness and, ultimately, suffocation.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Thursday, August 15 that a medication used to treat migraines was being pulled from shelves because continued use could lead to serious, life threatening infections.