Breaking Up with Your Doctor + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: Why parts of Africa are confronting an increase in obesity, the rising ineffectiveness of antibiotics, and how mother-to-mother support groups are helping to break the reproach on maternal mental illness.
Some of the most common complications of childbirth include maternal mental health disorders, including depression and anxiety. Luckily, new mentor groups are offering the mothers support, in unique and empowering ways.
The New York Times
As Ghana’s economy flourishes, its citizens are discovering a new problem, all thanks to popular American fast-food.