Serious crimes are more likely to occur in neighborhoods downwind of air pollution, according to a new study.
Researchers report men who feel stress over their perceived failure to live up to gender norms are at heightened risk of committing violent acts.
Girls with depressed mothers are much more likely to develop depression themselves—but there might be a solution.
A look at how marriage, co-habitation, domestic violence, and birth rates were influenced by the economic struggles of the 2000s.
What happens to children and teenagers exposed to violence in their own neighborhoods.
New research finds acceptance of moment-to-moment thoughts and feelings can greatly reduce the impact of stress on your health.
Marines who took an eight-week course in the basics of mindfulness recovered from stress faster following an intense training session that replicated battlefield conditions.
New research from Vienna finds a big gender gap in how we respond to stressful situations.
A survey of first-year university students finds a link between heavy texting and poor sleeping.
Your DNA is not a blueprint. Day by day, week by week, your genes are in a conversation with your surroundings. Your neighbors, your family, your feelings of loneliness: They don't just get under your skin, they get into the control rooms of your cells. Inside the new social science of genetics.