NBC’s Nancy Snyderman presents a new study published today about how older people cannot multi-task as well as teens, given the growing daily use of online and mobile technologies. The 20-year study by the National Institutes of Health examines the impact of these technologies as both a “digital dis
Pharmaceutical drug innovations have dried up in the U.S. over the past decade despite the government and private industry investing billions of dollars. Now federal officials hope a proposed $1 billion center can translate basic science discoveries into a new generation of drugs and therapies, if i Full story
According to the National Institute of Health, more than 7 million Americans suffer from psoriasis. Dermatologist Dr. Susan Evans has tips for managing and treating the painful skin condition.
The experts convened by the NIH say exercise, a healthy diet and supplements may help, but went on to emphasize that the scientific evidence is not strong enough to make any recommendations. NBC’s Robert Bazell reports.
Jan. 14: NBC's chief medical editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports on a new program from the National Institutes of Health that aims to solve what some patients call medical mysteries.
Nov. 8: Army Chief of Staff Gen. George Casey discusses the shooting rampage at Fort Hood with NBC’s David Gregory on “Meet the Press.”
Sept. 30: BusinessWeek’s Roben Farzad and CNBC’s John Harwood discuss President Barack Obama’s plan to direct five billion dollars in stimulus funds to the National Institute of Health.
Bill Gates speaks at the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health 2010 mHealth Summit in Washington November 9, 2010. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: HEALTH PROFILE SCI TECH SOCIETY)
William Darker of Imperial Beach, Calif., prepares to undergo a unique cancer treatment that uses ultra-high doses of chemotherapy that are isolated to the liver, at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md., Tuesday, March 24, 2009. Surgeons thread balloons up blood vessels to the liver to
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health. Credit: Fauci