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July 2013

NIH Math Model Predicts Effects of Diet, Physical Activity on Childhood Weight
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
July 29, 2013

FDA Permits Marketing of First U.S. Test Labeled for Simultaneous Detection of Tuberculosis Bacteria and Resistance to the Antibiotic Rifampin
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
July 25, 2013

Rapid Test Allows for Earlier Diagnosis of Tuberculosis in Children
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
July 24, 2013

FDA Invites Public Input on Menthol in Cigarettes
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
July 23, 2013

Beware of Illegally Sold Diabetes Treatments
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
July 23, 2013

NIH Funds New Grants Exploring Use of Genome Sequencing in Patient Care
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
July 23, 2013

Healthy Life Expectancies at Age 65 Highest in Hawaii, Lowest in Mississippi
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
July 18, 2013

NIH-funded Study Suggests that Moving More May Lower Stroke Risk
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
July 18, 2013

NIH, PCORI Seek Applications for Falls Prevention Clinical Trial
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
July 17, 2013

NIH Scientists Find that Proteins Involved in Immunity Potentially Cause Cancer
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
July 14, 2013

FDA’s Team Tomato Fights Contamination
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
July 8, 2013

Use Sunscreen Spray? Avoid Open Flame
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
July 3, 2013

Stay Cool, Getting Too Hot Can Be Dangerous
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
July 2013

Healthy Movements, Your Body's Mechanics
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
July 2013

National Prevention Council 2013 Annual Status Report
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
July 1, 2013