News and Media

NICHD publishes news releases, digital media, and other items on research that it conducts and supports.

If you are a member of the media and have questions about NICHD research, contact the Office of Communications at or 301-496-5133. Members of the public should contact 1-800-370-2943 for assistance with questions.



Official news releases, media advisories, and other announcements, as well as spotlights on particular areas of research


Digital Media 

Digital Media

Research-related infographics, videos, podcasts, and archived social media content, such as Twitter chats


NICHD in the news

NICHD in the News

Articles from news media, funded institutions, federal agencies, and other sources that highlight NICHD research


Staff Profiles

Staff Profiles

A deeper look at NICHD's scientists and the research they conduct and support


Health Statistics

NICHD does not routinely collect health statistics as part of its mission. If you are looking for health statistics, check the following resources:

Cancer statistics (National Cancer Institute)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Healthfinder® statistics

MedlinePlus Health Statistics

National Women's Health Indicators Database, Health Information Gateway

U.S. Department of Education


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