Health

Revolutionary weight-loss drugs like Wegovy come with a catch
People taking GLP-1 agonists are losing too much muscle, but these drugs designed to prevent muscle loss could solve the problem.
Are weight-loss meds the next wonder drugs?
Evidence is mounting that GLP-1 agonists could treat many health issues — including ones that aren’t obviously related to weight.
How smart devices helped me unlock hidden health wins
By measuring many different body metrics, smart health devices can help support the mental game as much as the physical fitness gains.
“Off-switch” in mouse brains offers new hope for pain relief
Children and seniors to join Oxford’s coronavirus vaccine trial
Relaunching the NBA, repairing medical devices, and more COVID-19 updates
Bats are not the enemy
The road to reopening, according to a Nobel Prize winner
Virus-repellent coating could help end the PPE shortage
Human challenge trials, schools reopening, and more COVID-19 updates
Eating out during the coronavirus looks a little different now
A coronavirus-detecting face mask could arrive this summer
New exosuit helps stroke survivors walk farther and faster