May 21, 2020
Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, which contributes to a decline in memory, thinking, and social...
May 20, 2020
Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D., of Rice University, has devoted her career to understanding how technology can improve health and save...
May 06, 2020
What if you could diagnose autism just by looking at how a child's eyes move?
While the technology is...
Autism Spectrum Disorder
April 23, 2020
A 15-second, painless mammogram. A laser-powered blood sugar monitor. These are just some of the many breakthrough technologies supported by...
February 13, 2019
What did we learn in 2018 that could help your health this year or in the future?
NIH-supported researchers worked on a...
July 12, 2018
NIH is improving prosthetic, or artificial, limbs so that they can work better and feel more natural to patients.
July 09, 2018
An estimated 2.3 million people worldwide live with Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
MS is a hard-to-predict disease of the central nervous system....
April 24, 2018
Cancer treatment is constantly evolving and so are the detection tools that help diagnose it.
The National Cancer Institute's ...
April 24, 2018
Imaging procedures create pictures of areas inside your body that help your health care provider see whether cancer is present....
October 13, 2017
With so many pollutants indoors and outdoors, determining what triggers asthma in children is not easy. Now, NIH-supported researchers are...