COVID-19 Takes Huge Mental Health Toll on Frontline Medical Workers, Early Study Finds

Contact: Runsen Chen, MBMS For Release: Immediately Anecdotes abound on how frontline healthcare professionals treating COVID-19 patients have endured a…

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Drug Misuse: Could Purpose In Life Help To Prevent It?

Contact: Eric Kim, PhD For Release: Immediately People who find abundant purpose in their lives are much less likely than…

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Three Personal Qualities Appear To Influence How Long We Live

Contact: Ilkka Piiroinen, MSc For Release: Immediately No matter what their life presents, people who enjoy a strong sense of…

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The Happiness Edge: More Cheer, Less Gloom Over Time Linked To Better Health

Contact: Emily Willroth, PhD For Release: Immediately It’s well-documented that happier people tend to live healthier, longer lives than more…

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Childhood Adversity: Sex Differences in Puberty Effects for Puerto Rican Youth

Contact: Shakira Suglia, ScD, MS For Release: Immediately Childhood adversity, including experiences of abuse and neglect, bear a strong link…

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Loving Parents May Erase Higher Cold Virus Risk That Comes With Growing Up Poor

Contact: Sheldon Cohen, PhD For Release: Immediately Growing up with parents with few assets, a low income and little education…

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Having At Least Four Close Relationships Might Curb Mortality Risk for Widowed Older Adults

Contact: Atina Manvelian, MA For Release: Immediately The death of a spouse, an experience sure to become increasingly common for…

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Healthier Lifestyle Habits for Kids: A Possible Link with Less ADHD

Contact: Paul Veugelers For Release: Immediately About one out of every eight U.S. boys and one in 18 girls has…

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Spring 2020 President’s Message

Dear APS members, This message is to provide some important updates for APS. Following the unprecedented cancellation of our 2020…

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2020 Annual Meeting Special Edition

From the Editor’s Desk Annie Ginty, PhD APS Newsletter Editor Welcome to the Special Issue newsletter featuring the upcoming American…

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