Nov 13, 2017
The rate of fatal opioid overdoses in Pennsylvania has increased over 470 percent over the past two decades, ranking the state 8th in the U.S. for...
Nov 13, 2017
More than 90 attendees gathered Nov. 6 at Penn State University Park for the fourth annual Women’s Health Research Day. Each year, the event...
Nov 13, 2017
Military deployment can be associated with increased risk of mental health problems for military service members and veterans as well as...
Nov 13, 2017
Have you ever wondered why it's so hard to stick to that diet or exercise routine? You’re not alone. Researchers funded by the National Institutes of...
Nov 10, 2017
Jennifer L. Frank, assistant professor of education and senior research associate with the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center and the...
Nov 10, 2017
Through a $1 million gift, Penn State alumnus Ken Young, of Tampa, Florida, is creating a professorship to support a faculty member focused on...
Nov 9, 2017
While U.S. incarcerations rates continue to climb, research into prison society has declined over the last several decades. Derek Kreager, professor...
Nov 7, 2017
Because Social Science Helps Us Enhance Diversity in the Interest of Positive Societal Outcomes By Jean H. Shin, Ph.D., Director of Minority and...
Nov 7, 2017
Joshua Smyth, distinguished professor of biobehavioral health and medicine in Penn State's College of Health and Human Development and associate...
Nov 7, 2017
Kidney disease is one of the top ten leading causes of death in the U.S., with diagnoses rising almost 600 percent in the last 30 years. Kidney...

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