Monthly Archives: December 2015

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Christmas is just around the corner, and as we approach the end of the year we’ve put together 12 of the most interesting articles published in our health sciences journals. From unhealthy cooking habits to Facebook influencing body image, make sure you don’t miss these…


How do intervention programs for children of substance abusing parents work and why?

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The emotional and psychological problems that family members of substance abusers face can be extremely distressing, particularly when the family member is the child. New research published today in Systematic Reviews explored what programs might be helpful for children of substance abusing parents and delved into the critical question of why do these interventions work. Here, co-authors Amelia Usher and Kelly McShane, discuss their research and what implications it could have on future program development and implementation.

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