NCCIH Introduces Know the Science Initiative (Oct 19, 2017)
Science literacy efforts include interactive modules, videos to equip consumers for informed deci...

Federal agencies partner for military and veteran pain management research (Oct 19, 2017)
Joint HHS-DoD-VA initiative will award multiple grants totaling $81 million U.S. agencies partner...

Know the Science of Complementary Health Approaches (Oct 19, 2017)
This issue of NCCIH’s Clinical Digest discusses the newly launched “Know the Science” initi...

Variations in the Types and Amounts of Bacteria in Echinacea Plants May Influence the Herb’s Effects on Infectious Disease (Oct 18, 2017)
Differences in the bacteria inside echinacea plants may determine whether and how much the herb e...

U.S. District Court Rules in FTC’s Favor, Imposes $40 Million Judgment Against Weight-Loss Supplement Marketers for Order Violations (Oct 17, 2017)
 A federal district judge in Atlanta has issued an order finding several defendants, including re...

Media Advisory: AAAS CEO Emeritus to present “Communicating Science to the Public: Follow the Science” on October 19 (Oct 17, 2017)
​​​​​​​ What:  Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D., CEO Emeritus of the American Association for the Advanceme...

Breast Cancer in Men: Treatments and Genetic Counseling (Oct 17, 2017)
Breast cancer in men tends to be diagnosed at an older age and a later stage, but is treated very...

Gadget Island, Inc. dba Gear Isle Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Rhino 7 Platinum 5000, Papa Zen 3300, Fifty Shades 6000 and Grande X 5800, Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil, Tadalafil and Desmethyl Carbodenafil (Oct 12, 2017)
Newark, CA, Gadget Island, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Rhino 7 Platinum 5000 capsules, All LOTS...

Buying Pet Medicines Online: Ensuring Products are Safe (Oct 11, 2017)
If you're purchasing medications for your pet online to save money or for convenience, there are ...

FTC Sending Refund Checks Totaling More Than $9.8 Million to People Who Were Charged for “Free Trials” for Health Products (Oct 10, 2017)
The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 227,000 refund checks totaling more than $9.8 million to ...

FTC Sending Refund Checks Totaling More Than $210,000 to Consumers Who Bought Elimidrol ‘Opiate Withdrawal’ Product (Oct 5, 2017)
The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 5,379 refund checks totaling more than $210,000 to people...

Federal Strategies To Address Opioid Epidemic Among Talks To Be Streamed at Oct. 6 Advisory Council Meeting (Oct 5, 2017)
NCCIH’s National Advisory Council to meet Friday, October 6, 2017; agenda includes panel ti...

Former Surgeon General Discusses Stress and Well-being at 2017 Straus Lecture (Sep 21, 2017)
Former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, M.D., delivered 2017 Straus Lecture on the public healt...

​​​​​​​How To Select the Right FOA for Fall 2017 Human Subjects Grant Applications (Sep 21, 2017)
If you are planning to submit a grant application that includes human subjects to NCCIH this fall...

Welcoming New Projects and Partners to Address Pain in the Military Population (Sep 21, 2017)
I am proud to announce NIH’s newest interagency research initiative on pain management in militar...

Traumatic Brain Injury: FDA Research and Actions (Sep 14, 2017)
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can happen to anyone. And these types of injuries, which include con...

Hurricane Season: Be Prepared (Sep 11, 2017)
It's important to safeguard your food, water, and medicine before, during and after any severe we...

Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Tests, and Treatment (Sep 5, 2017)
Prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths among American men. Lear...

Treating and Preventing Head Lice (Aug 31, 2017)
Head lice. Learn how to check for them, how to treat them, and how to avoid having them in your h...

Ticks and Lyme Disease: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention (Aug 24, 2017)
Lyme disease is on the rise. How can you prevent it? What are the symptoms, and what should you d...

Healthy Breakfasts for Kids: It's All About Balance (Aug 17, 2017)
Healthy breakfasts are a must for kids and help keep them going strong all day. This article and ...

Should You Put Sunscreen on Infants? Not Usually (Aug 3, 2017)
For infants under age 6 months, it's best to cover them up and keep them well shaded. An FDA pedi...

Good Dog, Bad Food: Foods for People That Are Bad for Your Dog (Aug 1, 2017)
Some foods that are meant for people can be dangerous, and even deadly, to your dog.

Grapefruit Juice and Some Drugs Don't Mix (Jul 18, 2017)
Grapefruit juice can affect how well some medicines work, and it may cause dangerous side effects.

Barbecue Basics: Tips to Prevent Foodborne Illness (Jun 29, 2017)
Barbecuing with friends and family is a warm-weather treat. Help keep bacteria at bay with these ...

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