October NIH News in Health Now Online
From Harrison Wein, Ph.D., NIH Office of the Director, Office of Communications and Public Liaison:
Check out the October issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research. In this edition:
Shape Your Surroundings
Make It Easier to Control Your Weight
Researchers have recently found several factors influencing your weight that you might not be aware of. Here’s how to recognize and take control of the things that may be tripping up your efforts at weight control.
Medications: Use as Directed
The Risks of Prescription Drug Abuse
Prescription drugs help millions of people live longer and healthier lives. But if you don’t take your medicines as directed, or if you take someone else’s medications, the results can be deadly.
- Improving Vision in Patients with Blocked Eye Veins
- What Is Palliative Care? New Brochure Explains
- Featured Web Site: Talking to Your Doctor
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