January: Osteoporosis, noise-related hearing loss, Ebola vaccine, glaucoma, Rethinking Drinking

NIH News in Health, a monthly newsletter from the National Institutes of Health, part of the Department of Health and Human Services

Check out the January issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research:
Illustration of 2 people playing tennis. Osteoporosis in Aging
Protect Your Bones with Exercise
There's a lot you can do to reduce your risk for osteoporosis, a condition that affects more than 10 million people nationwide. Getting plenty of calcium, vitamin D, and exercise is a good start.
Read more about osteoporosis.
   
Illustration of a finger turning down the volume on an audio player with ear buds.  Listen Up!
Noises Can Damage Your Hearing
Loud or long-lasting noises - from motors, power tools, and even headphones - can permanently damage your hearing. Take steps to protect your ears from harmful noises. Read more about noise-related hearing loss.

Health Capsules:

Ebola Vaccine Prompts Immune Response

Detect Glaucoma Early To Protect Vision

Featured Website: Rethinking Drinking

   

Click here to download a PDF version for printing.

Visit our Facebook page to suggest topics you'd like us to cover, or let us know what you find helpful about the newsletter. We'd like to hear from you!

Please pass the word on to your colleagues about NIH News in Health. We are happy to send a limited number of print copies free of charge for display in offices, libraries or clinics. Just email us or call 301-402-7337 for more information.

If you're an editor who wishes to reprint our stories, please see http://newsinhealth.nih.gov/about.htm for information.


This email was sent to kostikblog@ukr.net using GovDelivery, on behalf of: National Institutes of Health (NIH) · 9000 Rockville Pike · Bethesda MD 20892 · 301-496-4000 / TTY 301-402-9612 Powered by GovDelivery