Can birth control pills make teens depressed?
A Swedish study shows that hormone-based contraceptives are associated with an increased use of antidepressants among young girls.
Stories about depression are abundant in the news. Headlines such as ‘The Danes are popping pills like candy’ or ‘Depression is still a taboo’ are common in the daily papers. But where are the nuances and why do we care to read the same stories again and again? Maybe it is because of our own collective mental gridlock