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UA Developed App Helps Control Hypertension

  • February 24, 2021

A mobile app developed by UA faculty and the Center for Advanced Public Safety is helping individuals manage their blood pressure while providing valuable resources that promote a healthy lifestyle.

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State Business Leaders Optimistic on Early 2021 Economy

  • February 18, 2021

Even with the continued stress from the pandemic, business leaders in the state remained mostly optimistic that their businesses will have a positive start to 2021, according a quarterly survey done by economists at The University of Alabama.

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Pandemic’s Effects Will Linger on State’s Growing Economy

  • February 3, 2021

The state’s economy could grow by 2.6% in 2021, a good clip that will not pull the state out of the hole created in 2020 by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report published today by economists at The University of Alabama.