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Heart Trouble: Exploring Links Between Racism and Health Risks

Using two large data sets, researchers investigated whether levels of racial bias are associated with levels of circulatory disease in counties across the US. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new articles exploring the relationship between divorce-related distress and blood pressure reactivity and reanalysis of findings using Bayesian evidence synthesis. ... More>

Graham Presents Findings From NAS Bullying Report

APS Board Member Sandra Graham was among the eminent researchers who recently presented findings from a new National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report on bullying. ... More>


Family Support Buffers the Physiological Effects of Racial Discrimination

Two longitudinal studies reveal that African American adolescents who experience high levels of racial discrimination show signs of cellular wear and tear. ... More>


Rocky Relationships Linked With Unhealthy Diets

Romantic relationships certainly contribute to emotional as well as physical well-being, but studies indicate that people in distressed marriages are at risk for a slew of health problems, including cardiovascular […]... More>