Public Health

Gain-of-function research is more than just tweaking risky viruses
The radical drop in maternal mortality was a public health miracle
New nasal spray aimed at reversing fentanyl overdoses is now approved
Pill version of obesity drug reduced weight almost 13% in new trial
CRISPR uncovers possible antidote for death cap mushroom poisoning
New drug candidates found in an unlikely place
LSD effective as major depression therapy in phase 2 trial
Nurses are breaking the mold to set out on their own
DMT appears effective for depression up to six months later
“Sunshine Calls” help depression and loneliness, study finds