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Article ID: 720869

Do we trust artificial intelligence agents to mediate conflict? Not entirely

University of Southern California (USC)

We may listen to facts from Siri or Alexa, or directions from Google Maps or Waze, but would we let a virtual agent enabled by artificial intelligence help mediate conflict among team members? A new study says not just yet.

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Newswise: NIMH funds youth violence prevention research at DePaul University

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NIMH funds youth violence prevention research at DePaul University

DePaul University

Psychology researchers at DePaul University have received a $6.6 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to reduce African American youth violence. The project will reach ninth graders in Chicago Public Schools and teach them coping skills to deal with stress, enhance resilience, and prevent interpersonal violence and suicide.

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Introduce standard units for cannabis to improve mental health

University of Bath

Despite widespread use of the drug around the world and increasing moves to legalise its sale for recreational consumption, standard units - which have been commonplace for alcohol for many years - have never been adopted in health guidelines for cannabis.

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15-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Does age at migration matter when it comes to mental health?

Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research at Rutgers University

A new study published in The Gerontologist examined whether people who migrate later in life have poorer mental health than those who migrate earlier in life, and whether factors like socioeconomic status, physical health, language skills, and family and social relationships might play a role in that.

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Newswise: Study: Self-Reported Suicide Attempts Rising in Black Teens as Other Groups Decline
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Study: Self-Reported Suicide Attempts Rising in Black Teens as Other Groups Decline

New York University

Study in Pediatrics finds a rise in self-reported suicide attempts among Black teens, as well as an accelerating rate in Black female teens.

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Bereaved families of 9/11 victims largely show strong resilience, more than 15 years later

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)

More than 15 years after Sept. 11, 2001, a majority of bereaved family members who lost a loved one in the terrorist attacks that day appear to be healthy and are not reporting symptoms of a mental health condition, while one-third still likely meet the criteria for depression, grief, and anxiety, according to a recent collaborative study led by the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU).

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Newswise: Mother/Daughter Team to Present Breaking Research at ANA2019 on Successful Targeted Treatment of Neuropathy in a Large Family

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Mother/Daughter Team to Present Breaking Research at ANA2019 on Successful Targeted Treatment of Neuropathy in a Large Family

American Neurological Association (ANA)

After visiting dozens of doctors, the Soares family finds hope for their son, suffering from painful neuropathy, through the work of the Oaklander lab.

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Run For The Warriors, Orlando spotlights 10th year of support to wounded service members and their families

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) will host the Run For The Warriors,® Orlando 5K Run/Walk at 6:45 a.m. on Sunday, October 20, at the Orange County Convention Center.

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