Research Spotlights July 2019

Research Spotlights July 2019

More years of education may reduce your risk of heart disease - A natural experiment; Assessing sleep to predict Alzheimer’s disease; "Nudges" to change palliative care ...

Research Spotlights June 2019

Research Spotlights June 2019

Youth suicide rates in the U.S. increasing, especially in younger girls; What has happened to the “golden rule”? Shifting moral rules and insights into social decision-making; Researchers make strides in treating depress ...

Research Spotlights May 2019

Research Spotlights May 2019

Americans continue to be sedentary despite public health warnings; Scientists identify early visual attention deficits in infants at risk for autism spectrum disorder; Scientists translate brain signals into speech ...

Research Spotlights April 2019

Research Spotlights April 2019

Social isolation-associations with physical activity and sedentary behavior; Predicting the health risks of adverse childhood experiences; it’s complicated; Can genetics determine your cigarette preference? African Ame ...

Research Spotlights March 2019

Research Spotlights March 2019

Physiological indicators for personalized medicine: Toward optimal behavioral interventions for at-risk children To be or not to be virtuous; is it in our genes? Emotional control may be key to managing type 1 diabetes ...

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 ...

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