Flu vs. COVID-19: Similarities and Differences

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Flu and COVID-19 share many characteristics, but there are some key differences. From signs and symptoms to who is at risk for severe disease, see what these two illnesses have in common and what makes them different. You need javascript enabled to view this content or go to source URL.

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes Urologist Thomas Dukovac, MD

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-eligible Urologist Thomas Dukovac, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Dukovac is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and completed Medical School at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He completed his post-doctoral training at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA.  Dr. Dukovac is passionate about…

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes General Surgeon Greg Thompson, MD

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Cullman Regional welcomes General Surgeon Greg Thompson, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. A native of Madison, Alabama, he received his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University and his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. After medical school, he completed his general surgery residency at Brookwood Baptist…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Internal Medicine Physician Hans Noffsinger, MD, to Medical Group

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Internal Medicine Physician Hans Noffsinger, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Noffsinger completed his medical degree at the University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine and completed his post-doctoral training at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. A native of Lexington, Kentucky, he has provided care for patients in various…

Cullman Regional Hosting Emergency Blood Drive Thursday, July 16th

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The blood supply in our community has reached emergency levels, meaning there is less than a two day supply to restock our local hospitals. Cullman Regional is hosting an Emergency Blood Drive Thursday, July 16th from 9 am until 5 pm. Donations will be accepted on the LifeSouth Community Bloodmobile, located outside the main entrance…

Cullman Regional Along With Local, State and Federal Leaders Encourage Community to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19

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Cullman Regional Medical Center and local leaders are coming together to encourage local community members to stop the spread of COVID-19 by following 3 simple steps: Wash Your Hands, frequently Maintain 6-foot distance when out Wear a Mask when you can’t maintain a 6-foot distance from others. “Cullman Regional continues to see an increase not…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Psychiatrist Tyler Byrd, DO, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-eligible Psychiatrist Tyler Byrd, DO to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. A native of Oneonta, Alabama, he received his undergraduate degree from Birmingham-Southern College and his medical degree from William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. After medical school, he completed his general psychiatry residency at the University of Alabama…

Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. MEGA CASH Draw Down Cancelled for 2020

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Hospice of Cullman County, Inc., the fundraising arm of Cullman Regional Hospice announced the 2020 MEGA CASH Draw Down, its largest annual fundraiser benefiting indigent patients, has been cancelled for this year. The decision was made by the Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. Board of Directors due to a variety of factors including the ability…

Cullman Regional Urgent Care Offering Sports Physicals for $25

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Cullman Regional Urgent Care is now offering sports physicals for local student athletes. Many students, who typically get these through the school, were unable to get them this year due to COVID-19. To help get your child ready for the upcoming season, Cullman Regional Urgent Care is offering physicals for only $25. A yearly physical…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgeon Phillip Kravetz, MD, to Medical Group

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Cullman Regional welcomes Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgeon Phillip Kravetz, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Kravetz is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a specialty in Spinal Surgery and earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School. He was a fellow in Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard University before completing his post-doctoral training…