Finding Comfort in the Zodiac + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: why astrology is gaining popularity among millennials; the increasing rate of young women being prescribed ADHD medications; and how childhood stressors can affect your health later in life.
Dr. Nadine Burke Harris offers a close look at how childhood stress can potentially lead to health problems later in life, including heart disease, diabetes, and even Alzheimer’s.
The New York Times
According to the C.D.C, young women are being prescribed Adderall and other ADHD drugs at up to seven times they rate they were only twelve years ago, sparking scientists to question the potential detrimental effects.