Fatty Liver | ADHD Awareness | Autoimmunity & COVID-19 | How Research Works | Reproductive Health & Environment

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Thursday, October 14, 2021


Fighting Fatty Liver

An illustration of a human liver.

Too much fat in the liver can interfere with its normal functioning. Learn if you’re at risk for fatty liver disease. (From NIH News in Health)

ADHD Awareness Month

A young woman distracted at work.

ADHD is a disorder that can affect children and adults. Raise awareness by finding out the signs, symptoms, and ways to get help. (From NIH’s NIMH)

Autoimmune Response Found in Many With COVID-19

A colorized scanning electron micrograph of a cell infected with a variant strain of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles.

In a small study, about half of people hospitalized with COVID-19 had antibodies in their blood that could mistakenly attack the body’s own proteins and tissues. (From NIH Research Matters)

Explaining How Research Works

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A one-page guide to help put the process of science into perspective and explain why science changes over time.

Reproductive Health and Environmental Factors

A pregnant woman and her husband.

Environmental factors likely play a role in some reproductive disorders. Discover how to protect yourself from exposures. (From NIH’s NIEHS)