Radiation can be dangerous, but it can also save lives. When you’re faced with a medical test that uses radiation, don’t let fear get in your way. Learn about the risks and benefits, and know what questions to ask. Read more medical imaging and radiation.
Staying active is usually a good thing. But the motivation to move goes to unwelcome extremes for people with restless legs syndrome. It can cause throbbing, pulling or creeping sensations in the legs along with a powerful need to move around for relief. Read more about restless legs syndrome.
Get email alerts or a print subscription.
We want to hear from you. Tell us how you use NIH News in Health.
Download a PDF version of NIH News in Health
NIH Office of Communications
and Public Liaison
Building 31, Room 5B52
Bethesda, MD 20892-2094
Managing Editor: Harrison Wein, Ph.D.
Editor: Vicki Contie
Vicki Contie, Alan Defibaugh (illustrations) and Harrison Wein
Attention Editors: Reprint our articles and illustrations in your own publication. Our material is not copyrighted. Please acknowledge NIH News in Health as the source and send us a copy.
For more consumer health news and information, visit Health.nih.gov.
Home | About us | Link to us | Subscribe | Past Issues | Privacy | Accessibility
NIH…Turning Discovery Into Health