By Kayla Overbey
Friday, February 24, 2012
Top Story — Student Health Centers
- For Danielle Qidmarrk of Orange Coast College in California, an on-campus student health center is necessary. The Coast Report Online says Qidmarrk believes that more people should take advantage of the services the health center offers. Likewise, University of Kansas students and health officials find that promoting the on-campus health center would be a good idea.
Skin and Sleep
- BBC News reports that research has taken one-step closer to finding a medication to fight skin cancer. According to testing, patients treated with this drug, Zelboraf, are having “durable responses” and are living longer.
- Stay up too late last night? Feeling those drowsy morning effects? CNN gives seven tips on waking your body up and making the most out of your day, despite a lack of zzz’s.
- Back in the 1600’s, lying in bed awake was considered a waste of time. Instead, people would roam the streets. This eventually fell out of style, but the old practice leads to a question. Are we more accustomed to two four-hour sleeps instead of one eight-hour continuous slumber?