Medical News from Scientific American: Health

How Can Science Combat the Opioid Crisis?

April 14, 2018, 5:30 am by Scientific American: Health

What opioid addiction treatments are more effective and can we vaccinate against addiction? -- Read more on

Featured Medical Stories

Newest Fitbits

Have you seen the NEW FITBIT??

Fitbit is now a health tracker and fasion statement. See all the new beautiful models here >> See the HOTTEST new Fitbits!

See the HOT Fitbit Blaze Now Compare All Fitbit Products Google Fitbit
Sense Sleep Tracker

Awaken Your Sleeping Beauty With This Sleep Tracker

Sleep is the new hot topic and from what science tells us, it is the holy grail of health. If you can track it, you can optimize it. If you can optimize it, you can benefit from it. This hot new sleep tracker by Hello is the perfect sleep tracker for the perfect price. There is beauty in health, and it needs to be awakened. But before that, let's get the best sleep of our lives. Learn more here: Sense Sleep Tracker on Amazon

Sleep Tracker on Amazon Sleep Tracker Reviews Google Sleep Trackers

More medical news from Scientific American: Health

There's Good News and Less Good News about Worldwide Immunization
Scientific American: Health : April 26, 2018, 11:00 am
Mass immunization has greatly reduced the incidence of many illnesses, but there's much left to do -- Read more on

Shoebox-Sized Lab Can Diagnose Infectious Diseases from a Drop of Blood
Scientific American: Health : April 26, 2018, 10:00 am
The device can already detect antibodies for measles and rubella -- Read more on

Winning the War on Tuberculosis
Scientific American: Health : April 26, 2018, 4:00 am
New drugs, treatment regimens new public health initiatives are making a difference, but we need to do more  -- Read more on

Is "Friendly Fire" in the Brain Provoking Alzheimer's Disease?
Scientific American: Health : April 24, 2018, 10:30 am
Scientists want to combat dementia and neurodegeneration by keeping the brain’s immune system from going rogue -- Read more on

Why Are Some E. Coli Strains Deadly While Others Live Peacefully in Our Bodies?
Scientific American: Health : April 24, 2018, 10:00 am
You have a variety of strains of E. coli in your intestine, including one that’s busy making the antioxidant vitamin K crucial for your and its survival -- Read more on