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Keep Your Community Healthy!

Our new community outreach website connects health workers and community advocates to a large collection of free resources on bones, joints, muscles and skin in multiple languages. Whether hosting an event or seeking social media sharing tools, our new website can enhance community health outreach efforts.

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NIH Awards Aim to Understand Molecular Changes During Physical Activity

The NIH Common Fund announces the first awards for the Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity in Humans Program, which will allow researchers to develop a comprehensive map of the molecular changes that occur in response to physical activity.

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Preventing Falls and Maintaining Function as We Age

The November issue of Honoring Health: Resources for American Indians and Alaska Natives features information on falls prevention. Each year, one out of three adults aged 65 and over falls. The good news is that many falls can be prevented.

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NIH Awards Research on Environmental Influences on Child Health

The NIH has launched a seven-year initiative called Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO). The ECHO program will investigate how exposure to a range of environmental factors in early development influences the health of children and adolescents.

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Loan Repayment Programs Now Accepting Applications

The NIH Loan Repayment Programs are accepting applications. Intramural and extramural investigator programs are available. The NIH may repay up to $35,000 per year of your student loan debt.


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