Children who suffer trauma from abuse or violence early in life show biological signs of aging faster than children who have never experienced adversity, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. The study examined th...
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Psychological Bulletin Embargo expired on 03-Aug-2020 at 09:00 ET
In a reversal of trends, American baby boomers scored lower on a test of cognitive functioning than did members of previous generations, according to a new nationwide study.
– Ohio State University
Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences.
The COVID-19 pandemic led to higher levels of depression, anxiety, suicidal tendencies and psychological trauma among American adults during the early months of its spread, according to three new studies published by University of Arkansas sociologis...
– University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior
Before the era of COVID-19, research suggested that premature deaths among white Americans were rising. Even before the era of COVID-19, these findings were surprising.
– Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Social Psychological and Personality Science
A new study finds U.S. healthcare workers are struggling with a suite of mental-health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
– North Carolina State University
Frontiers in Psychology, Jul-2020
Although other researchers have demonstrated that women who live in extreme environments produce more thyroid hormone to adapt to the cold, the Notre Dame study is the first to hypothesize a link with pregnancy.
– University of Notre Dame
American Journal of Human Biology
While many models suggest that climate change will prompt a substantial number of people to leave their homes, not all research so clearly finds this is the case. Investigating cases where computer models seemed to indicate only limited impacts of cl...
– Penn State Institute for Computational and Data Sciences
American Journal of Sociology
A new study led by researchers at McGill University finds that people who get their news from social media are more likely to have misperceptions about COVID-19.
– McGill University
Infidelity is one of the most common reasons that heterosexual couples break up. Researchers who have studied 160 different cultures find this to be true worldwide.
– Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Journal of Relationships Research
People who laugh frequently in their everyday lives may be better equipped to deal with stressful events - although this does not seem to apply to the intensity of laughter.
– University of Basel
UAlbany researchers, who specialize in terrorist ideology, explore both the challenges and opportunities that the COVID-19 crisis presents for terrorist organizations.
– University at Albany, State University of New York
Perspectives on Terrorism
What The Study Did: This study defines the screening performance standards for SARS-CoV-2 tests that would permit the safe return of students to U.S. residential college campuses this fall.
Authors: A. David Paltiel, Ph.D., of the Yale School of P...
– JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
JAMA Network Open
The latest research from Notre Dame's Chloe Gibbs explores how time spent in school affects children’s cognitive and non-cognitive outcomes. This research finds that more instructional time in the early years has important benefits for children ove...Expert Available
– University of Notre Dame
American University’s Black Swing Voter Project released results of a new survey of Black Americans in six battleground states.
– American University
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY BLACK SWING VOTER PROJECT FACT SHEET
During the second quarter of 2020, real gross domestic product decreased at an annual rate of 32.9 percent, according to the advance estimate released July 30 by the U.S. Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis. The fall in economic output ...Expert Available
– Indiana University
Shannon Frattaroli, PhD, MPH, a public health policy researcher with 20 years of experience in the field of injury prevention and associate professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public He...
– Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
The AHA Dick Davidson NOVA Award honors hospital-led collaborative efforts improving community health. The Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine was honored for its contributions through the Human Dimension program.
– Hackensack Meridian Health
COVID-19 relief funds at local United Ways and community foundations across the United States raised more than $1.05 billion and distributed at least $589 million to financially vulnerable individuals and nonprofits leading the pandemic response in t...
– Indiana University
Rutgers’ Eagleton Institute of Politics announced that seven scientists have been selected for the 2020-2021 cohort of Eagleton Science and Politics Fellows. Over the next year, the Eagleton Science Fellows will serve as full-time science advisors ...
– Rutgers University-New Brunswick