Help find out how people can live their best life!
Ways to Help Humanity
Calling all healthy older adults! Let’s see if brain stimulation might help improve memory as we age.
About 16 million Americans over 65 experience memory loss. Team up to play a memory game while your brain is stimulated using magnetic technology. The findings might one day go on to help improve memory in older adults!
Give samples of your blood, skin, stool, urine and more to speed research for all kinds of skin conditions you care about!
Skin diseases like acne, eczema, and more affect 85 million Americans a year. Your samples are key to learning how skin conditions develop and how we react to treatments. Team up to help speed up new, better treatments for you or others with skin problems.
Calling all adults! Try playing a video game using an ankle robot! It might help patients recover from a stroke or a spinal cord injury.
Over 800,000 Americans get strokes and spinal cord injuries combined each year. It’s common for these people to have trouble walking afterwards. Want to help them? Play a video game with robots! It could help people recover faster.
Try this app that learns about your moods based on how you type. It might lead to better mood disorder treatments!
About 20 million Americans have mood disorders like depression or bipolar. Whether you have one or not, try this app that tracks typing patterns. It might give insights about your moods. Better understanding that could reveal more about how mood disorders work. This might lead to better treatments.
Do you have high blood pressure? Building muscle through exercise might help.
High blood pressure can lead to problems like heart disease, stroke, and more. Try an exercise program that might help strengthen your muscles. Strengthening your muscles might pave the way for a new approach to lowering your blood pressure. Helping you move and do simple activities a little easier.
Are you a Black dad of a 2- to 6-year old child whom you don’t live with full-time? Team up to help learn more about how stress, sleep, and diet affect your gut and impact your health!
Let’s see the impact that your unique experience as a Black dad has on your gut health! Your gut microbiome is the good and bad bacteria that live inside each of us. Daily habits like diet, exercise, sleep and stress affect your gut and overall health. You’ll have just one call and one visit!
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Can you sleep better and stay healthier by eating at certain times and taking a sleep aid before bed?
Not sleeping enough can put you at risk for diseases like high blood pressure, diabetes, and heart disease. Let’s find out if changing when you eat and taking a hormone pill that tells your body it’s time to rest can help. Better sleep might lower your risk for disease!
Track your movement and moods, whether you’re healthy or have depression. You might help pave the way for better mental health care!
Let’s better understand the link between mental health and physical activity! About 40% of people who get depressed walk and talk more slowly or feel restless. This might be a sign that certain treatments won’t work. Let’s study the brain-movement connection, whether or not you have depression!
Do some simple tasks to learn about your sense of smell. It might help reveal how your brain learns and processes smells.
Join this study to better understand how we learn and process smells. You’ll smell, rate, and test how well you remember different odors. You might also get a brain scan. It might help reveal more about how the sense of smell works in our brain so we can better diagnose and treat brain diseases.