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Routine mammograms used to screen for breast cancer also could help identify postmenopausal women at higher risk for heart attacks or strokes, a new study suggests. Researchers found that breast … more
PENSACOLA — Brasfield & Gorrie and Baptist Health Care celebrated the topping out of the new Baptist Health Care campus currently under construction at I-110 and Brent Lane Feb. 24. … more
Time perception plays a key role in safety while driving on the road. When traveling at high speeds, decisions made in the matter of seconds could help avoid a potentially fatal accident. A recent … more
FOLEY — Margaret Roley, who has served as interim CEO since the beginning of January, has been named chief executive officer at South Baldwin Regional Medical Center effective immediately. … more
As of March 1, 2022, Infirmary Health and Industrial Wellness Rehab (IWR) have entered into a strategic partnership to enhance the industrial rehabilitation services across the Gulf Coast … more
AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala.— A lack of proper nutrition and physical activity is a major problem in Alabama. In fact, it is recognized as the fourth greatest current health concern facing … more
This Valentine's Day, Children's of Alabama wants to provide a special treat for its patients, and hospital staff hope the public will help. Today through Feb. 14, you can send free greeting cards … more
DAPHNE — For the first time the 18-year history of the "Many More Miles" campaign, Baldwin Bone & Joint PC is partnering with Baldwin County Public Schools, City Hope Church and organizers … more
FAIRHOPE — A $50,000 gift from the Finger family, long-time friends of the Fairhope community and Thomas Hospital, will go toward the purchase of a 3D mammogram machine at the Thomas Hospital … more
Staying warm, keeping well informed and taking extra precautions is extremely important during times of extremely cold weather. When exposed to cold temperatures, our bodies begin to lose heat faster … more
Children who develop COVID-19-related multisystem inflammatory syndrome, also called MIS-C, begin recovering in the first week of hospital discharge and fully recover normal heart function within … more
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
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
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