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Marijuana's Health Effects

The National Academy of Sciences's new book on the health effects of cannabis and cannabinoids summarizes current scientific evidence & makes recommendations for future research.

Categories: Research Dissemination

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Implementing an Evidence-Based Fall Prevention Intervention in Community Senior Centers

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance, a falls prevention program developed by ORI scientist Fuzhong Li, Ph.D., is cost-effective and successful when used by community senior centers.

Categories: ORI Publication Announcement

Type: News

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A new generation of tobacco users?

ORI scientists Erika Westling and Herb Severson recieved funding to study the use of E-cigarettes among middle school students.

Categories: New Grant Award

Type: News

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Helping Teachers Help Children

ORI receives funding to develop web-based version of evidence-based tool for improving social & academic outcomes for children.

Categories: New Grant Award

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Lasting impact of attention problems in early childhood

Children with attention problems in early childhood were 40 percent less likely to graduate from high school, new Duke study finds.

Categories: Research Dissemination

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Matt Sanders presentation videos available to view.

Video of Professor Matt Sanders, PhD, founder of the Triple P - Positive Parenting Program, speaking at ORI is available on our youtube channel.  

Categories: Event at ORI

Type: News

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FDA Imposes Rules on E-cigarettes

FDA: E-cigarettes need to be regulated and kept out of the hands of children.

Categories: Research Dissemination

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ORI Funded to Develop Cloud-Based Behavioral Health Patient Portal

Tim Ozechowski, Ph.D., and team will develop a web-based patient exchange portal that will provide individual treatment support while maintaining security, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Categories: New Grant Award

Type: News

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Medicare Supports Lifestyle Changes for Preventing Diabetes

Intensive lifestyle changes focusing on diet, physical activity, & social support have proved successful in preventing Type 2 diabetes. DHHS announced in April that Medicare will now support such

Categories: Research Dissemination

Type: News

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Family Alcohol Use Focus of New Grant

1 in 5 Americans will develop an alcohol use disorder during their lifetime. ORI has received funding to study how risks for alcohol abuse are transmitted in families.

Categories: New Grant Award

Type: News

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