Keep informed with the latest information on all things health related from the Department of Health & Human Services

NCD is an independent federal agency charged with advising the President, Congress, and other federal agencies regarding policies, programs, practices, and procedures that affect people with disabilities. NCD is comprised of a team of Presidential and Congressional appointees, an Executive Director appointed by the Chair, and a full-time professional staff.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency — making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

Every month in the pages of Dr. Marlene’s Natural Health Connections, you’ll discover how to prevent, fight and reverse dreaded illnesses that reduce your quality of life—conditions like high blood pressure, arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, Alzheimer’s, obesity, and all of the modern ailments. These are the same natural strategies that Dr. Marlene uses with her own patients—and herself.