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Brushing away infections, improving quality of life for nursing home patients

By Jimmy Creed University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing Professor Rita Jablonski, PhD, CRNP, FGSA, FAAN, has been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to provide oral hygiene training to caregivers in local nursing homes in an effort to improve the quality of care for residents with dementia. [...]

By |2018-11-19T14:10:15+00:00October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mobile Area Chamber Honors Clarence Ball, Jr. as Outstanding Entrepreneur

As a young man from New Braunfels, Texas, Clarence Ball Jr. started out as a high school standout defensive back with a promising athletic future. He headed to Texas A&I University on a football scholarship. A chop block he never saw coming ended that dream, only to make way for a new one. […]

By |2018-09-17T14:02:29+00:00September 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

A Wish Comes True Under Friday Night Lights

By Ashley Brasington It seems like every time I pick up the newspaper or scroll through social media the headlines read tragedy and disappointment. But in my little corner of the world, with eyes wide open, I see all the goodness that the human heart still has inside it. […]

By |2018-09-10T14:06:06+00:00September 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments