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July 11, 2016

To Your Health: NLM update: Preventing disease spillover from animals to humans

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Listen to the To Your Health: NLM update on Preventing disease spillover from animals to humans. The transcript is also available.

The prevention of disease transmission from animals to humans begins by careful surveillance of the sources of potential risks around the world, suggests the Global Director of an early warning system called PREDICT in a recent speech at NLM.

July 5, 2016

July Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available

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The July issue of NIH News in Health is now available.

Featured stories include "Safeguarding Our Health: Vaccines Protect Us All" and "A Blurry Worldview: Understanding Myopia". Also, check out the health capsules and the featured Web site.

July 5, 2016

To Your Health: NLM update: The road to reproducible research?

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The head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other speakers at a recent conference suggested the reproducibility of biomedical research might improve if scientists could agree on a definition of 'reproducibility' and if more information about pre-clinical trial research findings was available and widely shared.