News releases from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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Women may realize health benefits of regular exercise more than men

An NIH-supported observational study finds that even when women and men get the same amount of physical activity, the risk of premature death is lower for women.

Tue Feb 20, 2024 17:28
275 million new genetic variants identified in NIH precision medicine data

Study details the unprecedented scale, diversity, and power of the All of Us Research Program.

Tue Feb 20, 2024 16:57
Researchers optimize genetic tests for diverse populations to tackle health disparities

Improved genetic tests more accurately assess disease risk regardless of genetic ancestry.

Tue Feb 20, 2024 16:27
COVID-19 vaccination and boosting during pregnancy protects infants for six months

Findings reinforce the importance of receiving both a COVID-19 vaccine and booster during pregnancy.

Wed Feb 14, 2024 20:31
Researchers identify brain hub with key role in learned response to direct and indirect threats

NIH-supported study in mice could inform treatments of trauma- and stress-related psychiatric conditions.

Mon Feb 12, 2024 20:07
NIH selects Dr. Sean Mooney as director of the Center for Information Technology

Dr. Mooney is expected to join NIH in mid-March.

Thu Feb 8, 2024 17:31

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