Naloxone access law in Pennsylvania falls short

A new study from researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago finds that only one-third of pharmacies in Philadelphia carry naloxone nasal spray, a medication used to rapidly counter the effects of opioid overdose, and that many of the pharmacies that do carry the drug require patients to have…

Marriage Law Boosted Same-Sex Couples’ Well-Being

THURSDAY, Feb. 28, 2019 — Same-sex couples benefited emotionally from the U.S. Supreme Court’s federal recognition of gay marriage, researchers say. The 2015 decision recognizing same-sex marriage throughout the nation reduced mental distress and improved life satisfaction among gay and lesbian couples, University of Illinois researchers found. For the study,…