New Blood Pressure Findings from Landmark NIH Study
Preliminary results from NIH-sponsored study shows lower blood pressure target reduces cardiovascular complications and deaths in older adults. Learn more.
September is Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month
"My vision for children with sickle cell disease is that they live without fear of suffering a stroke. I believe that with today’s scientific possibilities, we have the potential to realize a stroke-free generation." – Dr. Gary H. Gibbons, NHLBI Director #StrokeFreeGen
Nature Cover Features NIH Work
Read more about a joint paper from NHLBI and NCI researchers that reveals for the first time how mitochondria work as a network to distribute energy in muscle.