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!
~ Breakthrough news for type 1 and type 2 diabetics: according to the ADA’s 2016 Scientific Sessions summit, the artificial pancreas may be coming to a hospital near you, in the next few years.
~ Turning a shade of rosy-pink after thinking of all the fun you got into this weekend? Discover the history behind your blushing and what it might say about your emotional intelligence.
~ You may want to think twice about relying too heavily on that period tracker app to prevent pregnancy, according to a study.
~ No matter where on this gorgeous planet you’re being whisked off to this summer, make sure staying hydrated is on the agenda. This essential summer plant could make it all the more delicious.
~ Another “W” for the avocado — Time pens all the ways in which good fats contribute to good health.
~ If you want to be an organ donor, there’s an app for that. In conjunction with an upcoming software update, Apple is creating a button on the iPhone that connects you to the national donor registry.
~ We all worry about fine lines and wrinkles on our face and neck, but did you know we could be prematurely aging...down there too?
~ Stimulation of the vagus nerve, i.e. the link between your gut and your brain, may provide relief for inflammatory autoimmune diseases like arthritis and Crohn’s.
~ Maybe pasta isn’t the enemy after all. (Everything in moderation, Sakaralite! Oh, and have you tried our Kelp Piccata?)