What's Happening Now: The Top Must Reads This Week in Health + Wellness
Every week, The S-Life Mag will make sure you’re in the know about the latest scientific studies and current events pertaining to health, wellness, nutrition and more. This is the stuff you need to know for your body, mind and soul!
~ New guides from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine are now urging children ages 6 to 12 to sleep at a least 9-12 hours a night. We’re wondering...can that apply for 30-somethings, as well?
~ While patiently waiting for a heart transplant, this guy survived 555 days without one!
~ Are you waiting, rather terrified, to see if your medication is actually helping you? After years of trial and mostly error for this guy, he's making us realize how easy it is to depend on a pill to come to the rescue...
~ Considering how much we already pay for health care, we can’t help but wonder why doctors so often fail to coordinate with their patients care...
~ Dr. Gottlieb, the man who first discovered AIDS, is now saying that the disease is no longer a death sentence, and that, yes, there very well may be a cure!
~ Are you aware of what you’re brushing your teeth with? And we aren’t just referring to the ingredients in your drugstore toothpaste…
~ For modern-day bees, the world is a dangerous place. With grasslands being increasingly converted into corn and soybean fields, finding organic flowering trees can be quite the challenge.
~ Straight up: A doctor in China is in the early stages of planning a whole human head transplant...what?!
~ Another day, another Mary Jane study. This time, researchers found that those who use marijuana for many years respond differently to natural rewards than those who don’t use the drug.