November 2007
Pharmaceutical Representative;Nov2007, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p15
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. and Great Britain in 2007. The "International Journal of Neuroscience" reported an association between frequent use of mobile phones and a decline in brain function. A study presented at the British Sleep Society found that those who cut their sleep from 7 hours to 5 hours or less were 70% more likely to die of any cause. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that life expectancy for a child born in the U.S. has reached 77.9 years.


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