November 2009

Dr. FAQ: Sharon Hirsch on Autism

November 24, 2009

Here at ScienceLife, we often focus on fresh laboratory findings that could be years away from being applied to patients in a clinic. Popular newspapers and magazines, meanwhile, sometimes get caught up in controversies surrounding health and [Read more]

The Mammogram Debate

November 18, 2009

Disease screening is often a delicate balance. Catching a disease in its early stages almost always makes it more treatable, and can prevent permanent damage or even death. But it’s also cost-prohibitive to screen every person for every [Read more]