Casual headshot of Teresa Przytycka

Focus on NLM Scientists: Dr. Teresa Przytycka Goes the Distance

Where are you from? “The question is always ambiguous for me,” says Teresa Przytycka, PhD. “Do you mean geographically or scientifically?” Both answers cover long distances for this NIH senior investigator. Dr. Przytycka leads the Algorithmic Methods in Computational and Systems Biology section at Computational Biology Branch at NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).…

Cover of Winter 2017 issue of MedlinePlus magazine with photo of Michael Phelps

Swimmer Michael Phelps Shares Struggles with Depression

Posted today in NIH MedlinePlus magazine, Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps opens up about his bout with depression and what happened when he got help. In addition to hearing from Michael Phelps, the Winter 2017 issue features— Dealing with Depression—Symptoms, signs, and treatments Treating a Common Prostate Problem—How to manage Searching for Answers about Breast…

Portion of a colorful mural showing Dr. King marching at the front of a large crowd of protestors

Civil Rights Photos on Display at NLM

NIH’s Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion partnered with NLM to share photos of Martin Luther King, Jr., and the civil rights movement. Nine poster-size photographs will be on display outside of the auditorium in the Library’s Lister Hill Center until the end of Black History Month, February 28. As part of the exhibition called “A…