Last summer, a little boy nearly drowned in a swimming pool in Morgan County. Deputies with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office helped save the child’s life, and today they got to reunite with their young friend.
During the early days of the pandemic, as hospitals tightened restrictions on visitors, one UAB nurse, planted on the frontline of the fight against the virus, used her camera to provide a intimate look at the health crises that strained the country.
Dr. Fernando Ovalle says that they are seeing more patients who survived COVID diagnosed with diabetes after battling the virus. Researchers are checking into how the virus affects the pancreas in particular.
Rodney Smith Jr. has been a positive light throughout the community for years, after legally moving to the U.S. from Bermuda. Smith said he will mow the lawn of one family who has a child experiencing childhood cancer in each state.