biobehavioral


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bi·o·be·hav·ior·al

 (bī′ō-bĭ-hāv′yə-rəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the relationships among behavioral, psychosocial, and biological processes, as in the progression or treatment of a disease.
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Researchers in the department of nu- trition and biobehavioral health exam- ined whether drinking water while eat- ing can curb appetite and intake as well as when water is incorporated into a food, as in soup.
Biobehavioral Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders.
According to the research published in the Journal Neuroscience and Biobehavioral, sugar does not improve mood and in fact, it can make people less alert and more tired after its consumption.
According to the research published in the Journal Neuroscience & Biobehavioral, sugar does not improve mood and in fact, it can make people less alert and more tired after its consumption.
This edition includes more coverage of the biological underpinnings of development in early childhood, new developments in the understanding of risk processes, and new approaches to assessment, advances in the understanding of early childhood psychopathology, and evidence-based treatments, as well as new chapters on genetic and epigenetic processes; executive functions; historical trauma; neglect; additional clinical problems like hyperactivity and inattention, sensory overresponsivity, and relationship-specific disorder; and additional interventions, including attachment and biobehavioral catch-up, video-feedback intervention to promote positive parenting and sensitive discipline, parent-child interaction therapy, and home visiting programs.
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of its two newest Reference Modules, Reference Module in Life Sciences and Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology.
Sin, postdoctoral fellow in the department of biobehavioral health at Penn State, their findings showed that positive emotions were associated with a range of long-term health habits, which are important for reducing the risk of future heart problems.
The survey is consistent with the findings of a study from Robert Turrisi, a professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health and Prevention at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, which shows that, while most students do not necessarily plan to ride with a drinking driver, they are "willing to" should the occasion arise.
Sin, postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Healthy Aging and in the department of biobehavioral health at Penn State.
Researchers, led by Nancy Sin, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Healthy Aging and the Department of Biobehavioral Health at Penn State, and colleagues, reported that frequency of daily stressors was less consequential than how a person reacted to those stressors.
"Early life adversities may have implications for the development of risk factors for heart disease during midlife," said lead researcher Rebecca Thurston, director of the Women's Biobehavioral Health Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh.
Laugeson, a clinical psychologist who teaches in psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, shares the application of her PEERS (Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills) program in schools, which seeks to improve the social skills and interactions among higher-functioning teens with autism spectrum disorders who do not have significant intellectual disabilities.