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Six Resources to Check Out During Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

By Tanner Coffman UAB News March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer...

Javacia Harris Bowser Inspires In Newly Released Book of Essays

By Haley Wilson The Birmingham Times In 2020, while the world was grappling with a global pandemic and civil unrest, award-winning freelance journalist, Javacia Harris Bowser...

Noted Fashion Designer Virgil Abloh Dies of Cancer at 41

By Jake Coyle Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Virgil Abloh, a leading designer whose groundbreaking fusions of streetwear and high couture made him one of...

Area Leaders Unite in Fight Against Breast Cancer

Photos by Tyra Grayson Brenda’s Brown Bosom Buddies hosted its annual Pink Hat/Tie Luncheon on Saturday at Arlington House and Gardens celebrating 11 years of...

UAB’s Dr. Monica Baskin: Closing Alabama’s Disparity Gap in Cancer

By Monica Baskin COVID-19 has brought newfound attention to an enduring problem in Alabama and the U.S. – the deadly consequences of racial disparities in...

Shaquille O’Neal no longer attending Magic City Classic, Miles College event...

by: Drew Taylor CBS42 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — After the death of his sister, Shaquille O’Neal will no long attend this year’s McDonald’s Magic City Classic. In a...

Ellis: Liver cancer, alcohol and what you should know

By Glenn Ellis Primary liver cancer is a form of cancer that begins in the liver and is linked with excessive alcohol consumption. Liver cancer...

Camp Bluebird Offers Relaxation and More for Cancer Survivors

Special to The Times When you think of cancer, many words may come to mind: chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, sickness, doctors, and others that typically do...

Emmy-winning actor Robert Guillaume, of ‘Soap’ and ‘Benson’ dies at 89

By HILLEL ITALIE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Guillaume, who rose from squalid beginnings in St. Louis slums to become a star in stage...

Another reason to watch what you eat: you can avoid food-borne...

by Alicia Rohan UAB News Parties and gatherings are typically centered around food, making it important to know the do’s and don’ts of handling food. Bernard Camins,...

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