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Psychiatrist Speaks on Sports-Related Brain Injuries

Published: April 29th, 2013

Doctor David Baron– a psychiatrist at the University of Southern California Medicine School is researching Traumatic Brain Injury in athletes and says they need to understand the symptoms. The majority […]


The McKnight Brain Institute congratulates Mark S. Gold, M.D. on receiving the award for Distinguished International Scientist

Published: April 25th, 2013

Mark S. Gold, MD shown in Beijing, China, receiving the award for the Distinguished International Scientist category of the China Academy of Sciences. The award was presented by China Academy […]

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WEED: Family Guide to Marijuana Myths and Facts

Published: April 8th, 2013

Click HERE to purchase book. Marijuana grown today is exceptionally potent. While addiction and abuse were rare in the 1970s, today marijuana abuse and dependence are the number one cause […]

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In Case You Missed It, Watch the UF College of Medicine 2013 Addiction Research Update with Nora Volkow

Published: March 15th, 2013


Top Oscar Awards Connect to Mental Illness – NAMI

Published: February 25th, 2013

After receiving her award Lawrence answered questions from reporters backstage, including questions about what the film means for people struggling with mental illness.


Millennial generation has highest levels of stress and anxiety, says survey

Published: February 11th, 2013

According to Dr. Gary Geffken, 39 percent of young adults say their stress has increased in the past year, while 50 percent admit stress has kept them awake at night […]

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A Therapeutic Community UF’s Living Laboratory for Addiction Research

Published: January 30th, 2013

UF’s Living Laboratory for Addiction Research  


Interview with Kim Teitelbaum About the Obesity Epidemic

Published: January 23rd, 2013

Kim Teitelbaum, Director of the Best of Life Program at the University of Florida agreed to be interviewed about the growing obesity epidemic in the US and what can be […]


UF helping unlock a way to prevent weight gain?

Published: January 9th, 2013


Obesity Epidemic

Published: January 7th, 2013

Dr. Richard Shriner with theĀ  University of Florida, who’s certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine says at this point, he’s worried about the country’s future.