NIH officials and scientists met with alcohol groups to ask for money for a study on daily drinking. Now, Anheuser-Busch InBev, one of the five companies paying for the study, says it won't provide the $15.4 million in funding it had pledged.
Over the last 15 years, the number of U.S. air-ambulances has doubled, reaching nearly 900 helicopters. The operators of these helicopters say that Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements don't fully cover their costs, leaving patients to fill in the gap.
Deep sleep is more important than REM sleep, according to sleep scientist Daniel Gartenberg, and most people should be in bed for 8.5 hours a night (since they actually sleep for only 90% of that time).