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Workload and burnout contribute to unhealthy behaviors that cause weight gain

Workload and burnout contribute to unhealthy behaviors that cause weight gain

Poor sleep associated with high blood pressure

Poor sleep associated with high blood pressure

Insufficient sleep may increase risk of teens engaging in unsafe sexual behaviors

Insufficient sleep may increase risk of teens engaging in unsafe sexual behaviors

Research groups investigate how to achieve healthier use of digital technologies

Research groups investigate how to achieve healthier use of digital technologies

Study offers strong evidence that certain region of the brain plays key role in memory recall

Study offers strong evidence that certain region of the brain plays key role in memory recall

Loyola Medicine pathologist leads initiative to help prevent burnout in young doctors

Loyola Medicine pathologist leads initiative to help prevent burnout in young doctors

Racism is toxic to humans, study shows

Racism is toxic to humans, study shows

Understanding social psychological connections between people and physical environment

Understanding social psychological connections between people and physical environment

Potential dangers of too much screen time for children

Potential dangers of too much screen time for children

Childhood adversity may increase risk of severe depression in later life

Childhood adversity may increase risk of severe depression in later life

Marijuana use among older adults increasing rapidly

Marijuana use among older adults increasing rapidly

Women experiencing depressive symptoms at risk of multiple chronic diseases

Women experiencing depressive symptoms at risk of multiple chronic diseases

Weight-based teasing places kids at risk for excess weight and fat gain

Weight-based teasing places kids at risk for excess weight and fat gain

Seeing disfigured faces evokes negative behavioral and brain reactions

Seeing disfigured faces evokes negative behavioral and brain reactions

Gender inequality bad for everyone’s health finds research

Gender inequality bad for everyone’s health finds research

$9.5 million grant funds brain imaging study aimed at detecting autism in early infancy

$9.5 million grant funds brain imaging study aimed at detecting autism in early infancy

Cognitive behavior therapy may effectively manage multiple menopause symptoms

Cognitive behavior therapy may effectively manage multiple menopause symptoms

Study evaluates simultaneous use of alcohol and marijuana among college students

Study evaluates simultaneous use of alcohol and marijuana among college students

Research indicates that inhibitory neurons can have two-fold impact on oscillatory patterns

Research indicates that inhibitory neurons can have two-fold impact on oscillatory patterns

UCSF Medical Center backs off plan to deepen ties with Dignity Health

UCSF Medical Center backs off plan to deepen ties with Dignity Health