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You may be trying to access this site from a secured browser on the server. NIH-supported research has had a major positive impact on nearly all of our lives. Trans-agency effort to speed scientific solutions to stem the national opioid crisis. Guidelines from NIH for the diagnosis, treatment, and control of COVID-19. A public-private partnership to develop a coordinated research strategy to speed the most promising COVID-19 vaccines and treatments. NIH is the largest source of funding for medical research in the world, creating hundreds of thousands of high-quality jobs.

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Having a second set of eyes on your health data can give you peace of mind. With new sharing features, the Health app lets you do just that by offering powerful new ways to stay connected to your loved ones and provide useful information to healthcare providers. Health statistics are used to monitor the EU Health strategy, the EU Strategy on health and safety at work and their contribution to the Europe 2020 strategy. They have a key role to support the elaboration of evidence-based policies both at national and European levels.

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Experts from the One Health Office lead One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization workshopsto help countries, regions, and other areas focus limited resources on their top zoonotic diseases of concern. A research effort to revolutionize how we improve health and treat disease. NIH is the nation’s medical research agency, supporting scientific studies that turn discovery into health.

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See One Health resources, including free downloadable graphics, publications, partners, and more. A bold venture to help identify new treatments and cures for diseases. A new science agency proposed by President Joseph Biden as part of NIH to drive biomedical breakthroughs and provide transformative solutions for all patients.

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