National Institutes of Health

National Institutes of Health

Trying to Conceive Soon After Pregnancy Loss May Increase Chances of Live Birth

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A new study shows that couples who attempt to conceive within three months after losing an early pregnancy have the same chances, if not greater, of achieving a live birth. ...
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National Institute of Nursing Research Commemorates 30th Anniversary with Symposium

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National Institute of Nursing Research will begin a year-long observation of its first 30 years at National Institutes of Health with scientific symposium. ...
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NIH Study Shows Rates of Survival Increasing for Extremely Preterm Infants

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Extremely preterm infants, those born before the 28th week of pregnancy, are surviving in greater numbers, according to a new study. ...
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WATCH: Larry Kramer Accepts First-Ever Larry Kramer Activism Award

Larry Kramer/Gay Men's Health Crisis Photo
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Text from Larry Kramer’s speech, accepting the first-ever Larry Kramer Activism Award, from GMHC at their Spring Gala, March 23, 2015. ...
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More Than 100 on Waiting List for Philly LGBT Senior Housing

LGBT Senior Living in Philadelphia
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One-hundred people are on a waiting list to get into the John C. Anderson Apartments, the new retirement community for low-income LGBT seniors in Philly. ...
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HIV-Infected Men at Increased Risk for Heart Disease, Study

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The buildup of soft plaque in arteries that nourish the heart is more common and extensive in HIV-infected men than HIV-uninfected men, a new study shows. ...
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Genetic Modification of Cells Proves Generally Safe as HIV Treatment

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Scientists Wednesday reported initial results from humans on the safety and tolerability of a novel strategy to curb HIV disease by removing key cells. ...
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Group Health Awarded One of Nine NIH Contracts

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Each institution has the potential to receive funding from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, estimated to be up to $135 million annually over a seven-year period. ...
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Increased Risk of Neurological Deficits in HIV Youth

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The study authors stressed that the findings underscore the need for youth with HIV to receive medical care as soon as they are diagnosed with the virus. ...
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One More Reason Not to Trust Alcohol

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Past studies have shown that alcohol dependent individuals show problems with skills mediated by the prefrontal cortex such as impulse control. ...
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