USU joins opioid fight A discussion with (ret) Col Buckenmaier re: the renewed evaluation of pain management and opioid addiction in the military.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoSeptember 28, 2017Topics: / / / / Keywords: / / /
tedmed_wh_rgb Why do our brains get addicted a look at obesity from a biochemical perspective
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 8, 2017Topics: / / Keywords: / /
washington post Spotting eating disorders at the gym Gym employees are often in the position of spotting people who have eating disorders or are at risk, but approaching those people is not as easy as it may seem. A look at the conundrum of the overexerciser.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoMay 30, 2017Topics: Keywords: / / / /
The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous "Why do we assume they failed the program, rather than that the program failed them?" Read about how the efficacy of 12-step programs, such as Alcoholics Anonymous, are becoming increasingly debated.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 17, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
TEDx Sex, drugs and HIV - let's get rational Hear more about how inconsistencies in today's political system may inhibiting preventative measures for the spread of HIV.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 15, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / /
TEDx Why we need to end the War on Drugs Why we should regulate drugs, rather then make such an effort to vanquish the drug trade.
Contributor: Karlen BaderAugust 15, 2016Topics: Keywords: / /
Why do our brains get addicted? Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse at the NIH, explains why addiction is a brain disease.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJuly 15, 2016Topics: Keywords: /
TEDx Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong Johann Hari talks about the importance of love, connection, and community to help addicts recover, rather then punishment, shunning or dislike.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJuly 15, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
YouTube Story Time – What’s it Like Being So Fat? Synopsis: People ask me questions related to my size all of the time. So I thought I could answer them here in this story time video, talking about my personal experiences of a lifetime struggling with obesity.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinFebruary 26, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / /