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changes have been made in nccihs small business grant programs this blog post by dr merav sabri gives the deta
Changes have been made in NCCIH’s small business grant programs. This blog post by Dr. Merav Sabri gives the details. @NIHsbir #SBIR #STTR
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a recent report based on data from the 2017 national health interview survey found that the use of yoga medita
A recent report based on data from the 2017 National Health Interview Survey found that the use of yoga, meditation, and chiropractic care among U.S. adults increased from 2012 to 2017. cc: @NCHStats
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get the facts about individual predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships f awards from this blog post by our dr
Get the facts about #NIH individual predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships (F-awards) from this blog post by our Dr. Lanay Mudd, NCCIH training officer. Our Center supports three different F-award programs.
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the nccih clinical digest is a monthly e newsletter summarizing the state of the science on complementary heal
The NCCIH Clinical Digest is a monthly e-newsletter summarizing the state of the science on complementary health practices for a health condition—clinical guidelines, literature searches, continuing medical education, & info for patients. Subscribe here:
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the latest issue of our clinical digest for health professionals looks at the research on hepatitis c and diet
The latest issue of our Clinical Digest for Health Professionals looks at the research on hepatitis C and dietary supplements. Milk thistle (silymarin), probiotics, zinc, and glycyrrhizin are discussed and you'll find resources for your patients, too:
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looking for statistics on the use of complementary and integrative health approaches in the united states the
Looking for statistics on the use of complementary and integrative health approaches in the United States? The most recent data available are from the 2017 National Health Interview Survey conducted by @CDCgov's @NCHStats.
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hear dr steven cole professor of medicine and psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the and director of the
Hear Dr. Steven Cole, professor of medicine and psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the @dgsomucla and director of the UCLA Social Genomics Core Laboratory, discuss “social regulation for human gene expression.” #CME/#CEU credit available.
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our center offers two funding mechanisms that advance small businesses the small business innovation research
Our Center offers two funding mechanisms that advance small businesses:

•The Small Business Innovation Research (#SBIR) program
•The Small Business Technology Transfer (#STTR) program

Here's where to learn more about these opportunities: @NIHsbir
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european elder is a tree native to europe and parts of asia and africa it also grows in the us the name elder
European elder is a tree native to Europe and parts of Asia and Africa. It also grows in the U.S. The name “elder” comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “aeld,” meaning fire. This fact sheet explains more about this herb and what the science says about its use:
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where will new nonaddictive pain relievers come from perhaps from state of the art research on natural product
Where will new nonaddictive pain relievers come from? Perhaps from state-of-the-art research on natural products. Learn more in this blog post by NCCIH’s Dr. Craig Hopp.

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june is alzheimers and brain awareness month in this 4 minute video explains how alzheimers disease changes th
June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. In this 4-minute video, @Alzheimers_NIH explains how Alzheimer’s disease changes the brain. #NIH
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this video lecture by towards psychobiotics the as a key regulator of brain and behavior explains the concept
This video lecture by @jfcryan, “Towards Psychobiotics: The #Microbiome as a Key Regulator of Brain and Behavior,” explains the concept of a gut-brain axis and how it could be involved in modulating behavior and the brain. #CME #CEU credit available
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a variety of complementary health approachesincluding acupuncture tai chi yoga massage therapy and relaxation
A variety of complementary health approaches—including acupuncture, tai chi, yoga, massage therapy, and relaxation techniques—hold promise for helping to manage pain. #PAM18 #HopeThroughResearch #PainAwarenessMonth
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chronic pain contributes to an estimated 560 billion annually in direct medical costs lost productivity and di
Chronic pain contributes to an estimated $560 billion annually in direct medical costs, lost productivity, and disability programs in the US. This recent study provides data on the prevalence and burden of chronic pain in different population groups:
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a3 chronic pain is a major public health problem and it can lead to additional difficulties including trouble
A3. Chronic pain is a major public health problem, and it can lead to additional difficulties, including trouble sleeping, depression, anxiety, difficulty moving and walking, and a reduced quality of life. #PainMonth18 cc:
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researchers find out about prism a new funding opportunity for pragmatic and implementation studies for watch
#Pain researchers: Find out about PRISM, a new fun#HEALInitiativeding opportunity for pragmatic and implementation studies for . W#painmanagementatch the technical assistance videocast and get questions answered on Thurs Jan 10 at 2 p.m. ET.
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chronic pain is a major public health problem amp can lead to additional problems including trouble sleeping f
Chronic pain is a major public health problem & can lead to additional problems, including trouble sleeping, fatigue, difficulty moving/walking, #depression, & reduced quality of life. Over time, it can cause negative changes in the brain. #HopeThroughResearch #PainAwarenessMonth
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what implications do recent studies on and have for patients with chronic pain find out at a lecture by dr eri
What implications do recent studies on #pain and #opioids have for patients with chronic pain? Find out at a lecture by Dr. Erin Krebs of , “Reframing the Primary Care Management of Chronic Pain,” to be streamed on Facebook Live on 4/23 11 am ET.
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of talks about her research on evidence based psychological treatments for chronic pain in this video
. of talks about her research on evidence-based psychological treatments for chronic pain in this video. #HopeThroughResearch #PainAwarenessMonth #PainMonth18
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yoga reduces fatigue and improves quality of life in cancer patients and survivors chatyoga cc harvardhealth
#Yoga reduces fatigue and improves quality of life in cancer patients and survivors #chatyoga cc: @HarvardHealth
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