Brain-Imaging Study Explores Analgesic Effect of Acupuncture
Researchers used fMRI to examine the brain's pain responses to acupuncture. (Nov 2008)
Green Tea May Help Protect Against Rheumatoid Arthritis
Investigators examined the effects of green tea polyphenols on RA. (Nov 2008)
These carefully conducted studies are the fastest and safest way to find out if CAM treatments or therapies work in people.
Lists of research and training grants funded for both new and ongoing research, with links to abstracts.
The Division of Extramural Research develops and oversees NCCAM-funded research and research training programs.
The Division of Intramural Research conducts clinical, translational, and basic research in Bethesda, MD.
Complementary and Integrative Medicine Consult Service serves the NIH Clinical Center staff.
Documentation from NCCAM and NIH on proper research procedures.