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Health News Archive - November 27, 2011

ProntoJet Executive Travel to Provide Next Generation Private Luxury Travel-On-Demand from Your Hotel Room! Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) November 26, 2011

Moderate Alcohol Consumption Could Help Prevent Diabetes

Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol could help keep some women from developing diabetes, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health claim in a new study.

Genetic Trigger for Sleep Duration Discovered

An international team of researchers have reportedly discovered a gene that regulates how long a person needs to sleep, and could explain why some individuals seem to possess an internal alarm clock.

Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.