NIH Launches New Web Site for Parents on Medical Research Studies for Children

October 7, 2008
Company News Release

A new Web site from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), "Children and Clinical Studies," offers parents and health care providers an insider's guide to children's medical research.

NIH Launches New Web Site for Parents on Medical Research Studies for Children

Award-winning video clips feature children, parents discussing clinical studies

BETHESDA, MD · October 6, 2008 /PRNewswire/ — From asthma and cancer treatments to vaccines, research in children saves lives and improves their health and well-being. A new Web site from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), "Children and Clinical Studies" (www.ChildrenAndClinicalStudies.nhlbi.nih.gov <http://www.ChildrenAndClinicalStudies.nhlbi.nih.gov> ), offers parents and health care providers an insider's guide to children's medical research. The Web site combines information about how clinical studies in youth are conducted with award-winning video of children, parents, and healthcare providers discussing the rewards and challenges of participating in research.