RPA News

25 Feb 2020

You Are What you Eat?

Researchers find a western-style diet can impair brain function. The UK Guardian includes an article: "Researchers find a western-style diet can impair brain function” by Ian Sample. Consuming a western diet for as little as one week

11 Dec 2019

The Invisible Victims of Traumatic Brain Injury

By Anne P. DePrince and Kim Gorgens Most people know it’s a problem for athletes and soldiers— but it affects victims of domestic violence even more Thousands of athletes returned to high school, college and

25 Nov 2019

Getting a Handle on Self-Harm

By Benedict Carey  The sensations surged up from somewhere inside, like poison through a syringe: a mix of sadness, anxiety, and shame that would overwhelm anyone, especially a teenager.  “I had this Popsicle stick and

17 Sep 2019

New Concerns Emerge About Long-Term Antidepressant Use

The Wall Street Journal includes an article: "New Concerns Emerge About Long-Term Antidepressant Use; More Americans are taking antidepressants for longer. But doctors say patients should weigh the pros and cons amid new research on risks” by