September 22, 2020
It's important to communicate well with your health care providers at any age. But when you're an older...
Older Adult Health
September 17, 2020
Lasers may light the way to how respiratory viruses spread from person to person.
Scientists at the National Institute of...
September 15, 2020
Say hello—and hola—to the Spanish version of PregSource!
PregSource is an important research resource from the National Institutes of Health.
September 03, 2020
20/20 vision is the definition of good eyesight. So this year, 2020, is a perfect time to spread the word about healthy...
June 04, 2020
Allosteric modulator? Zinc finger nuclease?
If these terms leave you scratching your head, you’re not alone. Science can be tricky...
Understanding Medical Research
May 28, 2020
Finding reliable information about drug misuse and addiction can be a challenge.
But the National Institute on Drug Abuse makes...
Drug Use and Addiction
May 26, 2020
What does a bee use to brush its hair? A honeycomb!
If you're a kid, or a kid at...
February 18, 2020
Did you know that blankets shouldn't be used in cribs for babies under 1 year old?
This is one of...
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
February 17, 2020
A national essay challenge encouraged students to address the challenges of stigma, fear, and improving mental health education and treatment,...
January 03, 2020
It may sound like science fiction, but new research is studying how 3D printing (or bioprinting) organs and tissues may one...