Tag Archives: Research Studies

Chasing Clues: Identifying the First Homecoming

Determining when Homecoming began as a named “tradition” at Georgia State is not an easy task. Sources disagree, are unclear, and sometimes are mistaken. The Technite student newspaper (a name reflecting our origin as Georgia Tech’s Evening School of Commerce) … Continue reading

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School Crime and Safety

“Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2008” presents data on crime and safety at school. It examines crime occurring in school as well as on the way to and from school and provides statistical information on the nature of crime … Continue reading

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NIMH News Items, April 25, 2009

This issue covers research on the impact of ADHD medication on the performance of elementary school children, among other topics

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IssueLab

This site contains the text of research studies produced by nonprofit organizations worldwide, covering such areas as aging, crime, and homelessness

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NIMH News Items, April 17, 2009

This release includes summaries of research on detrimental effects of antipsychotics with Alzheimer’s patients; black teens and suicide risk; and child abuse survivors’ risk for STDs. 

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Child Maltreatment, 2007

This report from HHS’ Administration of Children and Families indicates that an estimated 794,000 children were determined to be victims of maltreatment in 2007, down from 904,000 victims in 2006.

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NIMH News Items, April 7, 2009

This news release summarizes research related to genetic on/off mechanisms; autism and the developing brain; child maltreatment and health; and short-term treatment for ADHD.

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