Your birth control won’t cause depression, study finds

Key points Some studies suggest that hormonal contraception, such as birth control pills, IUDs, and vaginal rings, can trigger depression and suicide. However, new research refutes this claim and encourages women to choose from the wide range of contraceptives

Young adults with schizophrenia have highest suicide risk

Key points Adult Medicare patients with schizophrenia are 4.5 times more likely to die by suicide than the general US population. Men have a higher risk of suicide than other genders, while older adults with schizophrenia have the lowest

Yoga is the best way to reduce stress at work, study shows

Key points Research on healthcare workers has found that physical relaxation methods are effective in reducing work-related stress. Data shows that yoga is the best relaxation technique for reducing occupational stress, followed by massage therapy, progressive muscle relaxation and

Why you should take Narcan training now

Key points Opioid overdose deaths have surged during the pandemic, killing more than 69,000 by 2020. The community is stepping up efforts to train people to use naloxone, a drug that can reverse an opioid overdose. Studies have shown