More medical news from National Institutes of Health
Male and female drinking patterns becoming more alike in the US
National Institutes of Health : November 23, 2015, 2:00 am
Males still consume more alcohol, but the differences between men and women are diminishing.
NIH-led effort details global brain disorders research agenda in Nature supplement
National Institutes of Health : November 18, 2015, 6:00 am
More than 40 scientists collaborated to produce nine review articles that detail research priorities for different aspects of brain disorders in low- and middle-income countries.
NIH supports new studies to find Alzheimer’s biomarkers in Down syndrome
National Institutes of Health : November 18, 2015, 5:00 am
Groundbreaking initiative will track dementia onset, progress in Down syndrome volunteers.
10 percent of US adults have drug use disorder at some point in their lives
National Institutes of Health : November 18, 2015, 4:00 am
75 percent report not receiving any form of treatment.
NIH-supported NeuroBioBank joins Autism BrainNet in brain donation initiative
National Institutes of Health : November 17, 2015, 7:45 am
Public-private partnership aims to increase quality and quantity of brain tissue for autism research.