The Consequences of Child Abuse Reach Far into Adulthood
What if child abuse, or Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs), are the underlying cause of the rise in disease, addiction, & many mental health issues in adults?
Hypertension Hype? Revisiting the Risks and Benefits of Statins
While statin drugs may have some effect on reducing hypertension, plus heart attack & stroke risk, other harmful conditions can develop when taking statins.
Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: NJ Legislators Weigh in with New Laws
Although controversies exist with the use of medication assisted treatment for opioid use disorder, they are a key piece of a comprehensive treatment plan.
Institutional Sex Abuse of Children: Part 2: Possible Solutions
As we know, sex abuse of children is widespread. Learn about the key changes that must occur in society & institutions if we are to protect our vulnerable children.
Social Causation of Disease: The Role of Chronic Stress
Even after basic needs are met, African-Americans suffer worse health outcomes than their white peers. Is chronic stress the true cause of racial health disparities in America?
Institutional Sex Abuse of Children: Part 1: The Scope of the Problem
Sex abuse of children is widespread in our society but it is even worse when covered up by trusted institutions where abusers are rarely identified, much less prosecuted.