Updated: 06/18/2013 - Dothan City Schools have the eleventh highest graduation rate in the state.
Posted: 06/17/2013 - State Health officials credit improved prenatal and infant health care for lowest infant mortality rate.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - State mental health officials have announced expanding service at an Albany facility is expected to create 20 new jobs in the area.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - U.S. health officials say doctors should consider giving a daily AIDS drug to another high risk group to prevent infection -- people who shoot heroin, methamphetamines or other injection drugs.
Posted: 06/05/2013 - The Alabama Department of Public Health says no one in Alabama has reported any adverse effects from a potentially contaminated injectable steroid from a compounding pharmacy in Tennessee.
Posted: 05/27/2013 - Obese mothers tend to have kids who become obese. Now provocative research suggests weight-loss surgery may help break that unhealthy cycle in an unexpected way -- by affecting how their children's genes behave.
Updated: 05/23/2013 - Health officials say lab tests have ruled out any unusual germ as the cause of nine mysterious illnesses in Southeast Alabama.
Updated: 05/23/2013 - A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is showing a big drop in teen birth rates that some experts say is startling.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - It's something nearly every child faces and it can be one of the trickiest conversations for parents—peer pressure. Kids face this decision everyday—do what you’re told or go along with your friends. So how do you convince them that their friends don’t know everything?