America’s Silent Epidemic + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: further evidence on the negative effects of stress, the upside of daydreaming, and a photographer’s in-depth look at America’s harrowing opioid epidemic.
According to a new study, the effects of stress could be comparable to consuming a poor diet, especially in women.
Many women suffer from multiple chemical sensitivity (severe allergies to common, everyday chemicals). Their struggles may shed light on this relatively unknown health syndrome.
New research suggests there’s an upside to spacing out: Mind wandering could actually be a sign of intelligence.