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Posts Tagged ‘College of Community Health Sciences’

UA Campus-Wide Flu Shot Campaign to Kick Off this Week

The University of Alabama’s campus-wide flu vaccination effort kicks off this week and continues into November.

UA Matters: Creating a ‘Wow Factor’ in School Lunches

The University of Alabama’s Sheena Quizon Gregg offers a few tips for adding the “wow factor” to your child’s next packed lunch.

UA’s Rural Scholars Programs Holds Orientation Aug.18

The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences kicks off its 20th class admission with a new scholar orientation Aug. 18.

UA’s University Medical Center-Northport Celebrates Grand Opening

University Medical Center-Northport, which is operated by The University of Alabama, will hold a grand opening Aug. 26.

UA to Hold its Summer Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercises Aug. 1 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

UA Matters: Tips for the Lactose Intolerant

Many people believe that lactose intolerance means that dairy must be completely eliminated from the diet. Eliminating dairy products from the diet can make it more difficult to get key nutrients such as calcium, potassium and Vitamin D adequately in the diet. Thankfully though, living with lactose intolerance doesn’t mean you have to give up […]

Area Students Get Feel For Rural Health During UA Summer Program

Two select groups of students from across the state were recently on The University of Alabama campus for the Rural Health Scholars and Rural Minority Health Scholars programs in the College of Community Health Sciences.

UA’s University Medical Center to Open Northport Location

University Medical Center, which is operated by The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences, will open a new location in Northport July 1.

UA’s Leeper Honored for Statistical Contributions to Medicine, Public Health

Dr. James Leeper, a professor in the department of community and rural medicine at The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences, has been selected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association.

UA Matters: Reducing Allergy Symptoms Without Medication

The University of Alabama’s Dr. Richard Friend offers some suggestions to reduce allergy symptoms without medication.