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UAB among U.S. sites hosting new clinical trial for COVID-19 treatment

Alabama Newscenter The University of Alabama at Birmingham will take part in an NIH-sponsored global clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of novel...

Appointment-based coronavirus testing site opens in Birmingham

By Tyler Greer UAB News Birmingham-area hospitals and the Jefferson County Department of Health announced last week their first appointment-based community coronavirus testing site — the Downtown...

Drew: Safety Protective Measures for COVID-19

By Samuetta Hill Drew As we continue as a country to deal with the world pandemic crisis of Coronavirus COVID – 19, there are some...

Ellis: Healthy Eating During Coronavirus Pandemic

By Glenn Ellis As I write this column, state by state and city by city, all across this country “staples” in our lives are disappearing....

Barber shops, hair salons now ordered to close in Jefferson County

The Birmingham Times Barber shops and hair salons have been ordered to close due to the risk of infection by COVID-19, said Mark E. Wilson,...

All non-essential businesses ordered to close in Jefferson County

The Birmingham Times The Jefferson County Department of Health on Thursday ordered the closing of all non-essential businesses and services due to the risk of...

Pandemic and Pandemonium: 7 Days in Birmingham

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times One week ago, there were no identified COVID-19 cases in Jefferson County or the state of Alabama, as local officials...

UAB Expert: ‘Flattening the Curve’ Critical to Curb Spread of Coronavirus

By Savannah Koplon UAB News With COVID-19 cases’ continuing to rise in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, along with the National Institutes...

Emergency Help Information for COVID-19

Both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) have published guidance on the virus. Visit...

Telehealth A Key to Slowing Spread of COVID-19

By Holly Gainer UAB News As COVID-19 continues to spread in the United States, health care providers are turning to technology to help treat patients who...

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