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Thursday, April 15, 2021


Good Sleep for Good Health

A man sleeping in bed.

Sleep is important for your health. Learn how to get a better night’s rest.
(From NIH News in Health)

National Minority Health Month

A senior African American man having a vaccine administered into his arm.

The theme this year is empowering communities to get the facts to be #VaccineReady. (From NIH’s NIMHD)

Drug Delays Type 1 Diabetes Onset

A teenage girl checking her blood sugar level.

In a clinical trial, the drug teplizumab delayed type 1 diabetes onset and improved insulin production in high-risk individuals. (From NIH Research Matters)

Loneliness and Social Isolation

A senior woman hugging her dog.

Get tips on how to help your loved ones stay connected as they age. (From NIH’s NIA)

Support for Families When a Child Has Cancer

A child's and parent's hands making a heart shape.

Check out the videos on this page to get insights from parents and professionals about how to care for yourself and your family. (From NIH’s NCI)