The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the National Cancer Act of 1971. Its passage created programs like the Surveillance, Epidemiology,
Circulating Now welcomes guest blogger Theodore (ted) Kerr to discuss his research in the AIDS poster collection at the National Library of Medicine and his
By Erika Mills ~ This year, October 24–30 is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. Exposure to lead can cause neurological and cognitive issues, kidney damage,
An interview withSarah Eilers and Angela Saward on theirNLM History Talk about the intersection of filmmaking, government, and medicine working together to drive environmental awareness and policy.
By Elizabeth Mullen ~ Germs that float upon the air Are sure to settle everywhere; They’ll be on pencil and on pen, And even on
By Erika Mills ~ Immigration and migration are important parts of the American story; and health care and medicine have played a role in inclusion
An interview with Naa Oyo A. Kwate, PhD, Rutgers University, on her NLM History Talk.
Angela Saward, Wellcome Collection, London, discusses the 1964 British public health film It Takes Your Breath Away.
The National Library of Medicine is archiving web and social media content documenting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
By Ginny A. Roth ~ The National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) collection of approximately 600 The World Health Organization (WHO) photographs is an emotional, visual