Science is not a 100-yard dash. It is a marathon — a marathon run by a relay team that includes researchers, patients, industry experts, lawmakers, and the public. Although we have accomplished much, biomedical research still has an enormous amount of ground to cover before discovery is turned into health for all Americans. Continue Reading, 'Transforming Discovery into Health'
The 2010 FNLM Annual Awards Dinner, held May 11 in Washington, DC, brought together hundreds of representatives of public, professional, and business sectors in healthcare to show their support for NLM. Continue Reading, 'Celebrating Leadership in Public Health and Medicine'
Then & Now: Research Pays Off for All Americans / Back to the Future: Slimming Down the Old-Fashioned Way
In an extensive report on overweight and obesity in America, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that average adult Americans are 25 pounds heavier than they were in 1960. Continue Reading, 'Then & Now: Research Pays Off for All Americans Back to the Future: Slimming Down the Old-Fashioned Way'