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Faced with the rise in STDs, France makes condoms freely available to people aged 18-25

Faced with the rise in STDs, France makes condoms freely available to people aged 18-25

French to provide free condoms in pharmacies for 18-25 year olds. Getty This week, French President Emmanuel Macron said condoms would be made available free of charge in pharmacies for 18 to 25 year olds, starting in January 2023. The main aim of this new policy is to fight the spread of disease. sexually transmitted …

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COVID pandemic may have aged teen brains while worsening mental health, new study finds

COVID pandemic may have aged teen brains while worsening mental health, new study finds

Researchers found that teens whose brains were scanned throughout the pandemic had older brain ages, according to the study, meaning their brains appeared typical of an older person or someone who had experienced significant adversity. The study, published Thursday in Biological Psychiatry, was authored by Ian Gotlib and others from Stanford University’s psychology department. MENTAL …

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Stanford researchers find COVID-19 pandemic stress is in the brains of physically aged teenagers

The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the pandemic ended appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the end of the COVID pandemic shutdowns appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. So …

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3D Brain Scan Side View

Stanford researchers find COVID-19 pandemic stress is in the brains of physically aged teenagers

The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the pandemic ended appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the end of the COVID pandemic shutdowns appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. So …

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