Scientists have taken a small step toward personalizing treatment for depression. A study of more than 300 people with major depression found that brain wave patterns predicted which ones were most likely
This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: An earlier version of this obituary misspelled the surname of a colleague of Dr. McEwen's and misstated the nature of his work with him.
Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers,
“Human cognition is inseparable from the unconscious emotional responses that go with it.” Something is rotten in the state of American political life. The U.S. (among other nations) is increasingly characterized
When my mum was diagnosed with cancer, I was 25 and in the midst of your stock-standard quarter-life crisis. The addition of grief made me fall completely out of love with life, and I had no idea how would
The equilibrium between productivity and presence is one of the hardest to master in business. For centuries, productivity was presumed to be fueled by segregation of skills, management of autonomies powered
Content moderators for YouTube are being ordered to sign a document acknowledging that performing the job can cause post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to interviews with employees and documents
What is the single most effective persuasion technique and why is it so easy to master? It’s not one of the six influence principles you’re likely familiar with: Reciprocity, Commitment/Consistency, Social