Health

Weight-loss drug reduces cravings for opioids in small study
A first-of-its-kind trial found that GLP-1 agonists, a popular kind of weight-loss drug, could help people overcome their opioid cravings.
Man feels hot and cold again with prosthetic hand breakthrough
Researchers have built a device that helps users feel temperature through a prosthetic arm. A new study shows it works with high accuracy.
The untapped potential of stem cells in menstrual blood
Stem cells found in menstrual blood could unlock new therapies and diagnostic tests, some researchers argue.
One-shot CRISPR treatment for inherited disease aces first human trial
New non-opioid pain reliever moves closer to approval
Inhalable sensors could enable early lung cancer detection
Anti-aging pill for senior dogs is now in clinical trials
New antiviral shortens COVID-19 by 1.5 days
A dietician explains “Zepbound,” the newest weightloss drug
One-and-done anti-aging treatment “rejuvenates” old mice
World’s first malaria vaccination campaign launches in Cameroon
The growing link between microbes, mood, and mental health
Drinking this foam could boost an experimental cancer therapy