Disney bans smoking at all theme parks, thousands of teens march in rally against drug abuse, Manhattan doctor sentenced to 20 years in prison for opioid prescribing and death.
Thousands of Teens March in Rally Against Drug Abuse [WVXU] The “We Are The Majority” rally against drug abuse kicked off in Columbus, Ohio, with thousands of teenagers marching. Governor Mike DeWine was also there. “They’re carrying a message that… a majority of kids do not do drugs, I think that’s a pretty powerful message.”
New York Bans Alcohol Ads on Most City Property [NY Times] The City of New York has banned alcohol advertising on most city-owned properties including bus shelters, newsstands, recycling bins and wifi kiosks. City officials say the loss of ad revenue is offset by lessening the burden of problem drinking.
Perspective: I’m Embarrassed by my Prenatal Depression [NY Times] A mom reflects on her experience with prenatal depression. For her, the decision to take medication for it was not a question. She examines her feelings of embarrassment for taking antidepressants throughout her pregnancy.