National Institute of Health


Functions of the National Institute of Health

NIH is Apart of the U.S department Health and Human Services. It is the nations medical research agency- making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

More about NIH

  • They save Americans
  • 27 institute and centers
  • Focusing on particular diseases and body systems
  • The main goal of NIH research is to get more information to help prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat disease and disability
  • They try to find a cure for the rarest genetic disease to the common cold.