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June 04, 2020

Bite-sized research videos made just for you

Allosteric modulator? Zinc finger nuclease? If these terms leave you scratching your head, you’re not alone. Science can be tricky...

Understanding Medical Research
The Easy-to-Read Drug Facts website offers information on drug misuse, addiction, and treatment.
May 28, 2020

Easy-to-read drug facts from NIH

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

Learn about environmental health the fun way

What does a bee use to brush its hair? A honeycomb! If you're a kid, or a kid at...

Environmental Health
February 18, 2020

Safe to Sleep: Online resources for SIDS

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

Students speak up about mental health

A national essay challenge encouraged students to address the challenges of stigma, fear, and improving mental health education and treatment,...

Mental Health
Bioengineers at Rice University are learning more about 3D printing for human organs.
January 03, 2020

3D printing for human organs and tissue

It may sound like science fiction, but new research is studying how 3D printing (or bioprinting) organs and tissues may one...

Organ Donation

January 03, 2020

Updated nutrition labels on MedlinePlus

How many calories are in that? MedlinePlus now includes updated Nutrition Fact labels on all of its Healthy Recipes, including the...

December 30, 2019

Recipe: Overnight oatmeal

Oatmeal can be a heart-healthy alternative to other quick breakfast foods or snacks. It's a good source of fiber,...


October 17, 2019

65 or older? Clinical trials need you

Clinical trials that help test future treatments depend on a diverse group of participants. This means people of different ages,...

Clinical Trials
September 18, 2019

Teach your kids about eye health the fun way

What are eyelids for? Why can’t you see colors in the dark?  How your eyes work can be a...

Eye Care