Fall 2012

Nervous Dads, Anxious Daughters

Male mice exposed to chronic social stress early in life produce anxiety-ridden female offspring

A woman’s risk of anxiety and dysfunctional social behavior may depend on the experiences >>

Alzheimer’s Pathway

A single brain trauma affects an enzyme associated with the disease

A study performed in mice and using postmortem samples of brains from patients with >>

Weight Watchers

The link between TV and obesity expands along with our viewing time

The average American spends more than 150 hours a month in front of the >>

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Nervous Dads, Anxious Daughters

Male mice exposed to chronic social stress early in life produce anxiety-ridden female offspring

Alzheimer’s Pathway

A single brain trauma affects an enzyme associated with the disease

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Living near a highway can be bad for your health in a million small ways