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    ADPH: Person with measles likely exposed other people during 2 stops in Alabama

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - On April 23, the Tennessee Department of Health reported to the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) that an individual with a confirmed measles case traveled through Alabama on April 11 and made two stops during the infectious period. Persons should check...

    Annual luncheon spotlights women’s heart health

    Dr. Tracy Neal, a cardiovascular disease specialist at the Cullman Regional Cardiology Clinic, speaks at Friday’s National Wear Red Day Luncheon at Top of the Town. (Christy Perry for The Cullman Tribune) CULLMAN - Women “rocked the red” Friday at the 2019 National Wear Red...

    Cullman Regional offering free heart disease screenings Feb. 7, 14, 28

    CULLMAN - In recognition of American Heart Month, Cullman Regional will offer free heart disease screenings to the community on Feb. 7, 14 and 28.  Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. Do you have high cholesterol? Do you have high blood pressure? Does your...

    Cullman Regional showcases positive growth, new robotic surgery capabilities

    Urologist/Robotic Surgery Director Dr. Erik Wallin talks to a guest about Cullman Regional’s new da Vinci Xi robotic surgery device, which has been in use at the hospital since October 2018. (W.C. Mann for The Cullman Tribune) CULLMAN - Community leaders gathered at Cullman Regional...

    Mental health care program underway to aid Cullman County inmates

    WellStone Behavioral Health CEO Chris Van Dyke is seen here addressing the Cullman County Commission about the Stepping Up Initiative last summer. The program officially began this month. (Cullman Tribune file photo) CULLMAN - On Wednesday morning, the Cullman County Commission authorized Sheriff Matt Gentry...

    Birmingham Iron chooses local woman as massage coordinator

    Kristie Williams (front, second from left) with her fellow Alliance of American Football league massage coordinators, program Director Sandy Fritz and Assistant Director Luke Fritz in San Antonio last week (Photo courtesy of Kristie Williams) CULLMAN - With the Alliance of American Football (AAF) league...

    Cullman Regional to host National Wear Red Day luncheon Feb. 1

    CULLMAN - Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. Fortunately, we can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. Join Cullman Regional...

    Keep this New Year’s resolution to quit tobacco

    Photo credit: Pixabay MONTGOMERY - Thousands of Alabama smokers resolve to quit every New Year. Here’s how to make 2019 the year for success. The Alabama Department of Public Health offers free assistance to stop any form of tobacco use, including vaping and e-cigarettes, through the...

    ADPH: Hepatitis A outbreak has spread in northern Alabama

    MONTGOMERY - The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) continues investigating multiple hepatitis A cases in Jackson and DeKalb counties. This outbreak may continue to spread to other surrounding counties. Persons at highest risk for hepatitis A include users of illegal drugs, homeless/transient persons, the...

    Relay For Life of Cullman County to kick off 2019 season and ‘Bring Home a Cure’

    CULLMAN - Volunteers for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Cullman County will gather at 5:30 p.m., on Thursday, Jan. 17, at First Baptist Church of Cullman Fellowship Hall to kick off plans for its annual event set for Friday, May 3 at Cullman County Fairgrounds. The...