Hope everyone is having a good weekend so far (for many of us it’s a three day weekend, yay)! Below are some of the interesting health care news stories you may have missed this past week. Enjoy!
Think winter has got you down? Time has an article that breaks down seasonal affective disorder. Interestingly, research shows many people overestimate the impact seasons have on their moods.
The Boston Globe ran an article that discusses how America is chronically sleep deprived. According to the article, Americans have not gotten the message that sleep is essential to good health. Dr. Czeisler, head of the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School believes a public awareness campaign should be launched. In the article he points to the successes of other public awareness campaigns. (more…)