December 17, 2020
American Indians and Alaska Natives are more likely to have conditions like heart disease, substance abuse, and cancer. An e-newsletter...
American Indian and Alaska Native Health
November 24, 2020
Ever wonder how certain traits or conditions are passed down from one generation to another? Or why some people get...
Genes and Gene Therapy
October 29, 2020
Being part of medical discovery through a clinical trial is an important and unique opportunity.
ClinicalTrials.gov is a library...
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...