Healthcare

Tracking the Long Life of Nuclear Harm

In a spate of recent medical journal articles and presentations at scientific conferences, Dr. Wladimir Wertelecki has warned that long-term health risks from...

Building Better Blood Tests

It’s a bit unsettling to know that the traditional cholesterol test used on patients most at risk for heart disease is inaccurate 60 percent...

Now You See It

The notion of having a technician materialize before your eyes to help you fix your computer might seem as farfetched as a scene...

Vape ’em if you Got ’em

The vagaries of vaping in Alabama have brought quick profits to retailers, provided jobs in the state’s quietest backwaters and left everyone...

Selling the Best in Medicine

It’s hard to predict what’s going to happen next as the economy continues its snail’s pace recovery. But one thing is certain —...

Affordable Care Checkup

We turn this month to two experts for insights on the Affordable Care Act and Alabama’s policy decisions regarding the Act. Dr. Don...

What’s Up, Doc? Basic Doctoring…It’s Booming

There have been ups and downs during his long health care career, but Dr. Bruce Irwin is exactly where he wants to...

Health Care

Gadsden Regional Medical Center Gadsden Regional Medical Center, which will celebrate 50 years in its current location this fall, has 346 beds....

Top Gene Scientists

Ever since the human genome was unraveled in 2001, genetic science has exploded into a race to find new products and services....

Healthy Choices Equal Lower Health Care Costs

Far-sighted Alabama businesses and associations are instituting and expanding workplace wellness programs. Their leaders realize that well-run programs more than pay for themselves...

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