Articles

Elsevier, Preventive Medicine, Volume 161, August 2022
Experience of domestic violence has been suggested as a risk factor for diabetes. Longitudinal data from 5782 Australian women over 20 years were analysed. Childhood sexual abuse and intimate partner violence predicted subsequent diabetes. The association was only partly attenuated when obesity was taken into account. Awareness of a history of abuse may help in the management of obesity and diabetes in women.
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Poetics, Volume 93, August 2022

An examination of climate change as a sociological event.
Elsevier,

Current Opinion in Psychology,
Volume 48,
2022,
101460

This article ties to SDG 3, by offering a framework to better understand the health disparities and appropriate interventions for refugee children
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Preventive Medicine, Volume 161, August 2022

Examines multiple forms of adolescent violence perpetration across gender, racial/ethnic, and sexual identities. Boys reported greater rates of perpetration than girls, except for teen dating violence. Perpetration rates did not differ for intersection of gender by race/ethnicity. Perpetration rates varied across racial/ethnic, sexual, and gender minority students compared to non-minority students.
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Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, Volume 51, Issue 6, December 2021, Pages 1186-1192

Understanding which cognitive domains have the potential to change with management of depression and anxiety symptoms (or vice versa) provides important clinical information for patients with systematic lupus and their doctors.
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Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, Volume 65, April 2022, article 100989

Sex-specific immune, endocrine, vascular and transcriptional-mediated changes can affect neurovascular integrity and possibly contribute to the pathogenesis of mental disorders. Better understanding of how these adaptations can contribute to mental health status is essential.
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Neurobiology of Stress, Volume 18, May 2022, article 100447

The research demonstrates clear links between stress at distinct phases of the lifespan, changes in measures of brain microstructure, impairments in cognitive abilities and negative mental health outcomes.
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Neurobiology of Stress,  Volume 15, November 2021, article 100393

The review provides an overview of the findings of genome-wide association studies for PTSD, depression and ANX - a clear genetic overlap is observed between these three diagnostic categories.
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Landscape and Urban Planning, Volume 214, October 2021, article 104181

The research suggests that even though Street View and remotely sensed measures capture different aspects of greenness, these differences across exposure metrics did not translate into an association with mental health outcomes.

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