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Trying to plan family meals while getting back into the swing of school and work can be a daunting task. Live Well Alabama has quick and healthy dinner recipes to get everyone back on track.The … more
During the worst surges of the COVID-19 pandemic, many women in Alabama postponed regular screenings for cervical cancer. As a result, more women could be diagnosed with cancer at later, more … more
USA Health has donated funding to help train the next generation of lifesavers by funding CPR in Schools Training Kits that will train Daphne High School students and their families. More than … more
The Alabama Department of Public Health is partnering with Easy Testing to offer COVID-19 testing at the Baldwin Central Annex, 22251 Palmer St., Robertsdale. Testing is available starting Jan. 17 … more
Most people have probably heard some variation of that parental plea while growing up, or even directed such advice to their own children. It's a sensible request, though when it comes to avoiding … more
Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act is now open. Don’t know how to access it, what it means or even where to begin? Volunteers at the Fairhope Public Library can help. Sally … more
Third-grade classrooms in Alabama are transformed each year into a dojo to combat childhood obesity. This is done through Body Quest, Alabama SNAP-Ed's flagship-school-based initiative that empowers … more
SUMMERDALE - The 16th annual Power of Giving Drive, hosted by Baldwin EMC, was held on Thursday, Nov. 18. According to the event’s organizers, it was a success. LifeSouth Community Blood … more
Many people thought things would look different after spending much of the past year and a half in a pandemic. When COVID-19 vaccines rolled out to the general United States population in spring … more
Next week, Americans will enjoy Thanksgiving with family and friends. While the COVID-19 pandemic is still top-of-mind, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds us all that it’s also … more
USA Health now offers two in-house molecular oncology tests for cancer patients – BRAF Gene Mutation Assay and MSI (Microsatellite Instability) Assay. Onsite testing means patients receive … more
BAY MINETTE - Kenny Breal has been named the president of North Baldwin Infirmary. Breal joined Infirmary Health in 2015 as executive director of Imaging Services. There he led the openings of … more
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has warned the American public about the alarming increase in the lethality and availability of fake prescription pills containing fentanyl and … more
Students going through difficulties related to academic, mental health or crisis situations now have additional resources and support through Coastal Alabama Community College’s Early Alert … more
Prostate cancer survivors urge men to seek screening, erase stigma surrounding men’s health By UAB News Darrell Robinson serves his neighbors in Grenada County, Mississippi, on … more
The breast milk of lactating mothers vaccinated against COVID-19 contains a significant supply of antibodies that may help protect nursing infants from the illness, according to new research from the … more
To get injured players back in the game quickly and safely, USA Health’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery opened a Saturday walk-in clinic at the Strada Patient Care Center in Mobile. The … more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other health agencies have advised against the unauthorized use of the drug ivermectin to treat or prevent COVID-19 in humans. The Alabama Department … more
Testing 1,2,3, the provider of free memory screenings and balance testing for South Baldwin County, has made the decision to cancel its planned fall events. We had hoped to hold our usual number … more
Have you ever fallen into a thinking trap? “I already messed up my plan by eating a piece of cake, so I might as well start my diet over again on Monday!” “I have a really bad … more
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