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View and download the 2015 A Year of Health planners

As part of the National Multicultural Outreach Initiative, the NIAMS has created free multicultural health planners for 2015. A Year of Health provides information about staying healthy and managing conditions of the bones, joints, muscles and skin.

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Request for Information (RFI) on the Future Directions of Lupus Research

The NIAMS is leading an effort to evaluate progress on The Future Directions of Lupus Research. The NIAMS welcomes comments from the public and suggestions for updating the Broad Goals and Priorities elaborated in the 2007 lupus plan.

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Insight Into Skeletal Features of Neurofibromatosis Suggests Treatment Approach

Correcting an imbalance between two key molecules in bone-producing cells shows promise for improving bone health in a rare genetic disease that affects skeletal integrity.

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NIH Announces AMP Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus Awards

NIH has announced the funding of 11 grants from the Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) to study rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.

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NIAMS Finalizes Its Long-Range Plan

NIAMS announces its new Fiscal Year 2015-2019 Long-Range Plan. The plan highlights a variety of research needs and opportunities. Thank you to those who contributed to the plan.


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