Your Birth Control Is Killing Unborn Babies, Fatheads

Lots of anti-birth control pill news on the wires today. The first story comes from the Economist by way of Canada: A Canuck scientist has found that extra estrogen, which can get into rivers and lakes through the toilet-flushed urine of birth control takers, kills fish. Karen Kidd, an ecotoxicologist at the… » 2/21/08 4:30pm 2/21/08 4:30pm

Do Antidepressants Really Ruin Your Love Life?

Psychology Today has a trio of articles about antidepressants and love/sex that I feel uniquely qualified to comment on since I am both on antidepressants and in love (and having sex). [Braggart! -Ed.] The main article, "Sex, Love, and SSRIs" wonders whether selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (the class of drugs… » 12/14/07 1:00pm 12/14/07 1:00pm