May 13 - 19

May 13 - 19

See some of the best posts from the week, read about brain freeze, living a less cluttered life, obesity research, and more.
8 Cool Facts About Brain Freeze

8 Cool Facts About Brain Freeze

By Naveed Saleh M.D., M.S.
3. Brain freeze may run in families.
5 Reasons to Streamline Your Life

5 Reasons to Streamline Your Life

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Why it’s better to live a less cluttered life.
The "Furry Test Tubes" of Obesity Research

The "Furry Test Tubes" of Obesity Research

By Sylvia R. Karasu M.D.
The "intellectual leap" of translating science from mice to humans
 Race-Related Trauma Disrupts Psychological Well-Being

Race-Related Trauma Disrupts Well-Being

By Dawn X. Henderson Ph.D.
Race plays a major role in the health of youth
Required Summer Reading

Required Summer Reading

By Glenn C. Altschuler Ph.D.
A landmark study of why people believe what they believe and do what they do.
Are Therapists Just Rent-a-Friends?

Are Therapists Just Rent-a-Friends?

By David B. Feldman Ph.D.
A lot of people doubt that therapy works. Are they right?