Social and Behavioral Sciences
College Students Say Prescription Stimulants Easy to Find on Campus
Seven out of 10 college students say it is somewhat or very easy to obtain controlled stimulants without a prescription, according to a new survey conducted on eight U.S. campuses.
2015 College Prescription Drug Study
– Ohio State University
Think Again Before Tapping the Install Button for That App
The results from a recent study showed that multitasking when using mobile devices creates stress and increases the potential for choosing unsafe apps.
HFES 2015 International Annual Meeting
– Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
Describing the Indescribable
Mystical experiences are frequently labeled as indescribable or ineffable. However, new research suggests that when prompted, people who have had a mystical, spiritual or religious experience can describe the event. Media embedded: Image(s)
Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, July 2015
– Thomas Jefferson University
Alcohol and First Sexual Experience: Risks for Young Women
If a young woman’s first sexual experience involves alcohol, she is more likely to be at risk for problems such as sexual assault, and this risk may persist in her future, new research finds.
Journal of Adolescence
– University at Buffalo