Health Headlines, May 24 – 30
May 24 – Night eating syndrome
An American study suggests people who wake up in the middle of the night with insatiable hunger may have their genes to blame.
May 26- DNA researchers make autism break through
Canadian scientists say they’ve unraveled the genetic code to autism, piecing together what they believe is the formula that could identify the condition earlier on in childhood
May 29- Judge allows prescription heroin treatment to continue
Health advocates were in BC Supreme Court this week arguing five patients should be allowed access to prescription heroin to manage their addictions — despite recent changes to federal laws.
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