Moderna COVID-19 vaccine generates long-lasting immune memory
People who received low doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine had strong immune memories of the virus six months after being fully vaccinated. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trends in U.S. methamphetamine use and associated deaths
Researchers found that risky patterns of methamphetamine use and the diversity of people who used methamphetamine increased between 2015 and 2019. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Test may help reduce racial disparities in kidney disease
Researchers found that measuring levels of a protein called cystatin C can accurately estimate kidney function without needing to take race into account. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/moderna-covid-19-vaccine-generates-long-lasting-immune-memory " > Moderna COVID-19 vaccine generates long-lasting immune memory < /a >
People who received low doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine had strong immune memories of the virus six months after being fully vaccinated. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/trends-us-methamphetamine-use-associated-deaths " > Trends in U.S. methamphetamine use and associated deaths < /a >
Researchers found that risky patterns of methamphetamine use and the diversity of people who used methamphetamine increased between 2015 and 2019. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/test-may-help-reduce-racial-disparities-kidney-disease " > Test may help reduce racial disparities in kidney disease < /a >
Researchers found that measuring levels of a protein called cystatin C can accurately estimate kidney function without needing to take race into account. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A cellular map of brain lesions in multiple sclerosis
Researchers created a detailed map of cells in the expanding lesions involved in more disabling forms of multiple sclerosis. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Autoimmune response found in many with COVID-19
In a small study, about half of people hospitalized with COVID-19 had antibodies in their blood that could mistakenly attack the body ’s own proteins and tissues. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Critical time window for rehabilitation after a stroke
Researchers found that intensive therapy, added to standard rehabilitation, produces the greatest improvement when administered 2-3 months after a stroke. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/cellular-map-brain-lesions-multiple-sclerosis " > A cellular map of brain lesions in multiple sclerosis < /a >
Researchers created a detailed map of cells in the expanding lesions involved in more disabling forms of multiple sclerosis. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/autoimmune-response-found-many-covid-19 " > Autoimmune response found in many with COVID-19 < /a >
In a small study, about half of people hospitalized with COVID-19 had antibodies in their blood that could mistakenly attack the body ’s own proteins and tissues. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/critical-time-window-rehabilitation-after-stroke " > Critical time window for rehabilitation after a stroke < /a >
Researchers found that intensive therapy, added to standard rehabilitation, produces the greatest improvement when administered 2-3 months after a stroke. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/opioid-overdose-deaths-rise-among-black-americans " > Opioid overdose deaths rise among Black Americans < /a >
While opioid overdose deaths remained flat overall between 2018 and 2019, they rose sharply for Black Americans. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opioid overdose deaths rise among Black Americans
While opioid overdose deaths remained flat overall between 2018 and 2019, they rose sharply for Black Americans. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/drugs-treat-spinal-disc-degeneration-mice " > Drugs treat spinal disc degeneration in mice < /a >
Scientists reduced age-related disc degeneration in mice using an experimental drug combination that targets aging cells. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news