December NIH News in Health
In this edition:
Don’t Just Sit There! Move for Your Health
If you’re like most people nationwide, you’ve spent more than half of your waking hours sitting or inactive for long stretches of time—at work, at school, in the car or watching TV. Here’s why you should try standing up instead of putting your feet up.
Counting Carbs? Understanding Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load
Have you ever heard about glycemic index and glycemic load? They’re related to carbohydrates, one of the main types of nutrients in our diets. Here’s what you need to know.
- Technique May Improve COPD Detection
- Videos Highlight Behavior and Health
- Featured Website: NIH Director’s Blog
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