Every week we hand-pick the most interesting and buzz-worthy wellness news and put them all in one place. Health is never boring with these stories from around the web.
There are a lot of impacts global warming has on our environment, but changes to an animal’s physical appearance? Scientists say yes. – via Medical News Today
A new study shows that oral contraceptives might shrink the hypothalamus region of your brain up to 6%. The hypothalamus produces hormones and helps regulate essential bodily functions including body temperature, mood, appetite, sex drive, sleep cycles and heart rate. – via Live Science
You’ve heard of fight versus flight, but have you experienced the third option: freeze? A new study on fruit flies says that the hormone serotonin might be to blame. – via Science Daily
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