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Viral COVID Disinformation
Whether COVID conspiracy theories are amplified or downplayed depends on whether one is viewing traditional, social or conservative media.
Eating Disorders Rise During Lockdown
Some young adults, struggling with stress and depression brought on by the COVID lockdown, have developed eating disorders.
Grownups Need Lullabies, Too
Sleep problems are common among seniors. Listening to certain types of music before bedtime can make for a more restful night.
Sexist Tweets Spark Violence Against Women
Tweets reflecting disparaging attitudes toward women are more than just words. They are linked to increases in domestic abuse.
Even Little Girls Ask for Less
By age 8 girls begin to ask for less when negotiating with men, raising the question of how they will fare when they enter the workplace.
Media Violence and Mass Shootings
As depictions of violence in the media go up, so does gun violence. There are things you can do to break the cycle, especially in kids.
A Questionable Treatment for Low Sexual Desire
Women experiencing low libido may be prescribed a drug with few benefits, based on suspect research, for a disorder that no longer exists.
The Pandemic Pushes Moms Out of the Workforce
School closures may be good for public health, but they wreak havoc on women's work lives, causing stress and undermining years of progress.
Screen Time Linked to Disordered Eating
More of children’s attention is commanded by screens than ever before, increasing the risk of a common eating disorder.
College Students' Mental Health Takes a Dive
Lockdowns have made campus life especially stressful and isolating. As a result, anxiety and depression are skyrocketing among students.
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