Social media has turned many of us into experts on online impression management: we understand intuitively how to modify our appearances and messages in order to appear more attractive, get more attention, more “likes,” more followers. If you’re looking for a job (or considering looking for one in the future), you need to use these […]
The University of Alabama’s Monica Watkins suggests ways to avoid poisonous plants.
Hot, humid weather poses great challenges for those working or exercising out of doors. The University of Alabama’s Dr. Phil Bishop offers some advice on staying safe in the heat. Exercise and work causes us to produce more heat, and we must evaporate sweat to stay cool, so exercise early in the AM and late […]
Summer is a time for students, parents and teachers to get a break from the rigors of academic life and prepare themselves for the upcoming school year. Unfortunately, most students will inevitably fall victim to brain drain during this time. Summer brain drain refers to the loss of skills, especially in reading and mathematics, during the […]
The University of Alabama’s Tammy Morrow offers some precautions caregivers can take to avoid hot-car deaths.
The University of Alabama’s Kimberly Boyle offers a few suggestions on how engaged couples can navigate the sometimes tricky art of receiving gifts.
The University of Alabama’s Dr. Richard Friend offers some suggestions to reduce allergy symptoms without medication.
The University of Alabama’s Dr. Maria Hernandez-Reif offers a few tips for feeding and burping your baby.
The University of Alabama’s Dr. Tricia Witte offers valuable insight into what you should know about child abuse.
The University of Alabama’s Dr. Christopher Lynn offers do’s and don’ts to consider regarding online dating