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Living Through War Leads to In-Group Solidarity

War experiences can have a long-term effect on human psychology, shifting people’s motivations toward greater equality for members of their own group. ... More>


Veterans With Gulf War Illness Show Brain Changes Linked to Memory Deficits

New research illuminates brain alterations in troops with Gulf War Illness (GWI) thought to result from the exposure to neurotoxic chemicals during the first Persian Gulf War. ... More>


The Military Epidemics That Aren’t


Infused With Faith: Ritual and Conflict


Why Some Soldiers Develop PTSD While Others Don’t

Pre-war vulnerability is just as important as combat-related trauma in predicting whether veterans’ symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be long-lasting, according to new research published in Clinical Psychological Science. ... More>