Research Spotlights February 2019

Research Spotlights February 2019

Interactive online HIV-prevention program reduces STIs in young men who have sex with men; Brain Reactivity to Facial Expressions May Explain Why Some Disadvantaged Young Adults Experience Different Socioeconomic Outcome ...

Research Spotlights January 2019

Research Spotlights January 2019

Brain connectivity is linked to better health outcomes in youth living in violent neighborhoods; More young people are using marijuana before cigarettes and alcohol; Computer detected postural changes in children with au ...

Research Spotlights December 2018

Research Spotlights December 2018

A framework for predicting and quantifying stereotypes; Happy childhood memories related to better health in later years; Telephone support helps maintain reduced sugary beverage intake ...

Research Spotlights November 2018

Research Spotlights November 2018

Behavioral risk markers for ADHD appear early in child development; Brain anatomy and psychological traits may predict who responds to placebos; The health of those in your social networks impacts your own health ...

Research Spotlights October 2018

Research Spotlights October 2018

Lonely people prefer to stand farther away from those they love; Childhood stress leads to overeating in low-income children; Expanding implementation of stress reducing treatments for cancer patients improves health ...

Research Spotlights September 2018

Research Spotlights September 2018

Informing doctors of patient’s overdose death reduces opioid prescribing; Mom’s cell phone use is related to infant social and emotional functioning; Individual cognitive-behavioral therapy improves anxiety in children ...

Research Spotlights August 2018

Research Spotlights August 2018

mHealth intervention increases HIV medication adherence and reduces HIV transmission risk; Quality sleep during childhood predicts resilience in young adults; Aversive reactions to photo warnings on cigarette packs incre ...

Research Spotlights July 2018

Research Spotlights July 2018

Socioeconomic status is related to adult brain anatomy and organization; Opioids and non-opioid analgesics affect different types of stress; Sensory impairments predict future health in aging adults. ...

Research Spotlights June 2018

Research Spotlights June 2018

Weight loss success predicted by brain networks; Identifying geographic hot spots of intentional injury may serve prevention efforts; Failing to report adverse events is not just about losing compensation. ...

Research Spotlights May 2018

Research Spotlights May 2018

Holding on to stress-related emotions negatively effects health a decade later; Genetic risk for low educational attainment predicts criminal behavior; Individuals are willing to pay more for unhealthy food they are crav ...

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