Tag Archives: community

AHA News: Can Social Connection Aid Heart Health in African-American Community?

Print this page WEDNESDAY, March 6, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — For black adults, connecting with neighbors could do much more than create a sense of community — it also might be good for their heart. A study presented this week at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Scientific Sessions… Read More »

School of Dentistry hosts annual day of community service for underserved

More than 350 patients were cared for by School of Dentistry faculty, students and community volunteers. More than 350 underserved and homeless people in the Birmingham area received teeth cleanings, fillings and extractions at no cost as part of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry’s sixth annual community outreach event, which took… Read More »