The Anxiety-Gut Connection + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: how probiotics can help alleviate anxiety; why researchers are turning to snails to battle opioid addiction; and the link between birth control and breast cancer.
The New York Times
A new study, which followed 1.8 million women for more than a decade, examines the associated risks of current birth control—upending widespread assumptions about some modern contraceptives.
In the battle against opioid addiction, scientists are turning to an unlikely ally: sea snails.
For years, we’ve heard alarming reports about super bacteria. Now, there’s a new threat that’s growing in severity.