Appendix | Autism | Parkinson’s Skin Test | Irritable Bowels | Clinical Trial Diversity

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Thursday, April 25, 2024


Appendix Pain

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Find out what appendix problems can be dangerous and when to seek medical care. (From NIH News in Health)

Autism Acceptance Month

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Raise awareness about and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder by sharing resources based on the latest NIH research. (From NIH’s NIMH)

Skin Test Detects Evidence of Parkinson’s and Related Disorders

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A study showed that a simple skin biopsy may be able to identify people who have Parkinson’s disease or similar disorders. (From NIH Research Matters)

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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Learn about irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, a group of symptoms that include pain in your abdomen and changes in bowel movements. (From NIH’s NIDDK)

Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials

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Diversity and inclusion in clinical trials benefit scientific discovery and are essential to reduce health disparities and promote better health for all. (From NIH’s NIMHD)