Gun Control: California, Nevada, and Washington Tighten Firearms Regulations

Department of Elections workers sort through mailed in ballots at City Hall in San Francisco, on Nov. 8, 2016. AP Photo/Jeff Chiu   By Dr. Bindu Kalesan (left) and Dr. Sandro Galea (right) / 11.15.2016 Kalesan – Director, Evans Center for Translational Epidemiology and Comparative Effectiveness Research Galeo – Dean, School of Public Health Boston[…]

The Perils of a Life in Isolation

‘Alone’ / Shutterstock By Dr. Frank T. McAndrew / 11.10.2016 Cornelia H. Dudley Professor of Psychology Knox College Humans are hardwired to interact with others, especially during times of stress. On the other hand, when we go through a trying ordeal alone, a lack of emotional support and comradeship can increase our anxiety and hinder[…]