News releases from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Updated: 12 hours 17 min ago
NIH-funded clinical trial marks first major advance in therapy in 40 years.
Study sheds light on preventing or reversing certain obesity-associated diseases.
NIH-funded animal study suggests one-shot approach to injecting genes.
NIH analysis allays concerns raised by previous study.
Study suggests the importance of ventilation in CPR by EMS providers.
Targeting a systolic blood pressure of less than 120 mm Hg reduced the risk of death by 27 percent.
Analysis reveals reasons for use of yoga, supplements, and spinal manipulation.
Spanish language brochure shows how palliative care can help children with serious illnesses and their families.
A National Institutes of Health study found that non-invasive brain stimulation decreased calorie consumption and increased weight loss in adults who are obese.
Collectively known as screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT), such techniques could be important tools for preventing and treating these common problems among young people.
NIH statement from Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers, Director, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.
Households who received the test kits had a consistent reduction in dust mite allergens over the course of the study.
NIH-funded research pinpoints protein that sprouts into action, activating stroke repair.
NIH-funded study examines medical, care costs in last five years of life.
New Cas enzymes shed light on evolution of CRISPR-Cas systems.
Surveys show 9.5 percent of Americans use marijuana; 30 percent of users meet criteria for a disorder.
NIH-supported scientists map out circuitry that may be involved in autism, ADHD, and schizophrenia.