medicine

Can Medication Help Treat Obesity?

June 9, 2022

People with obesity treated with a novel GIP/GLP-1 receptor agonist, tirzepatide, lost about 52 pounds on average, according to results of a new study that were published [...]

Meditation for a New You in a New Year

December 30, 2021

New year, new you. But what’s the best way to go about the new you? An Arizona State University neuroscientist says it’s meditation. But not just any kind. Yi-Yuan [...]

Can Acupressure Help With Weight Loss?

April 15, 2021

Acupressure is a practice in traditional Chinese medicine that involves applying manual pressure on specific points on the body. Unlike acupuncture, acupressure [...]

Can Matcha Green Tea Boost Longevity?

December 17, 2020

The science behind ageing is still quite limited. As a complex biological process, ageing involves a variety of factors. The variation of average lifespans from different [...]

Why Does Medicine Cost So Much?

April 17, 2019

From 2007 to 2016, Mylan raised the list price of its EpiPen about 500%, from just under $100 to more than $600. From 2002 to 2013, insulin prices more than tripled. From [...]