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Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

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According to a recent study, Alabama ranks 49th in over dental health and 51st in dental care. The WalletHub study compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia on 25 key indicators of dental health and wellness. The two main categories used were dental health and care and oral health. The performance in the […]

Telemedicine Programs Are Improving Health Care Access Across The US

Telemedicine Programs Are Improving Health Care Access Across The US

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Telemedicine, a recent and convenient form of health care, has been improving the health of many Americans in more than just rural areas. According to the National Public Radio, the rise of telemedicine has been keeping both rural and urban Americans out of the Emergency Room for non-urgent problems by improving the access, cost, and quality […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Is More Snow Coming to Alabama on New Year’s Eve? Weathermen Say… Maybe

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Earlier this December Alabama residents were taken by surprise when up to 10 inches of snow suddenly fell. Unlike northern regions of the country that are used to regular December snowfalls, Alabama residents aren’t accustomed to heavy snow at any time of year. As a result, the snowfall caused a number of traffic accidents throughout […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Chief Federal Judge Rebukes Attorneys For Delay Requests In Houston Flood Case

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A chief federal judge rebuked several government lawyers during a hearing on Wednesday, December 20, for seeking delays in a flooding lawsuit. According to the Houston Chronicle, more than 1,500 Houstonians are suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for building their homes inside of the floodplains of Houston’s dams. During the initial hearing to […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

As Healthcare Takes Center Stage, Alabama Ranked Among Unhealthiest States

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Most of us could stand to take a cold, hard look at the foods we consume and the sedentary lifestyles we lead. Approximately 50% of American adults are dieting at any given moment, but how many of us could say that we’re really getting the nutrients and physical activity our bodies need? Statistically, the likelihood […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Alabama’s Surprise Snowfall Leaves Residents Scrambling

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Americans who had been dreaming of a white Christmas got their present a bit early this year when an unexpected winter storm blanketed much of the south in snow. But now, many Alabama residents might be wishing for warmer temperatures — and for a quick restoration of electricity — in time for the holidays. Although […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Americans Don’t Take Enough Vacation, Wasting 206 Million Days Off

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Americans love their vacations — but not many are taking them. A study by job and recruitment website Glassdoor proves that despite 96% of American workers reporting that vacation time is important to them, there’s an overwhelming amount of “workers guilt” that keeps hard-working employees from taking the vacations they deserve. Of course, not everyone […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Giving Spotlight: the Food Bank of East Alabama

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Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, countless Americans will take the time out of their busy lives to volunteer at charities that serve their communities. This year, Opelika-Auburn News and others are recognizing the good work of one local nonprofit, the Food Bank of East Alabama. While you can find such food banks in nearly every county […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study

Southern Investors Are Making Their Move On Post-Harvey Real Estate

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Real estate investors are swooping in on Southern homes in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Two months after the hurricane blew through Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas, many homeowners in the South unsure what to do with their flood-damaged homes. However, real estate investors are willing to buy these homes for a reduced price. “I’ve seen […]

Alabama Ranked 49th in Dental Health According to New Study