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Music and Your Health: NIH MedlinePlus Magazine

In the just posted issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine, soprano Renée Fleming talks about partnering with NIH to explore sound, health, and the power of music. She talks about working with NIH and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (in association with the National Endowment for the Performing Arts) on the Sound Health initiative.…

cover of NIH MedlinePlus magazine featuring Leeza Gibbons

New Issue of NIH MedlinePlus Magazine with Leeza Gibbons

The latest quarterly issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine is now available online and in print. TV host Leeza Gibbons talks about her experience as a caregiver for both her mother and her father. Gibbons shares how she overcame what she calls the common by-products of caregiving—“blame, shame, guilt, and resentment.” In addition to covering caregiving, the issue also…

cover of magazine featuring Jim Parsons

New Issue of NIH MedlinePlus Now Available

The latest quarterly issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine is now available online and in print. Actor Jim Parsons of “The Big Bang Theory” shares his experience with NIH’s Clinical Center, also known as America’s House of Hope. Parsons recently produced and narrated “First in Human,” a documentary about the NIH Clinical Center that aired on the…

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Focus on: Health Literacy

To find out what’s going on in the growing field of health literacy, NLM in Focus spoke with resident expert Rob Logan, PhD, in the Office of Communication and Public Liaison at NLM. Logan is the co-editor of a new book on health literacy research and practice. What are the main points you want the…