| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Cocaine dependence is a devilishly difficult addiction to break, owing to the drug's unique chemical ability both to reward users and to disrupt their impulse-control mechanisms. But a surprising drug combination may offer an equally clever way to...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:25 PM
We pay our bills by phone. We order our groceries by phone. Some of us even have sex by phone. A new study suggests that, for the depressed, getting psychotherapy by phone might make sense too.
The study, published in the Journal of the American...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Senate votes to ban conversion therapy for gay minors...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Story: Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., whose mysterious month-long leave of absence has prompted calls for more disclosure, is at a residential treatment facility for a mood disorder, his doctor said in a statement released by the congressman's chief of staff.......
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Part one is here of my look at How different are the adult children of parents who have same-sex relationships? Findings from the New Family Structures Study, Social Science Research July 2012. Now for part two: First, some key passages......
| May 10, 2012
| 6:01 AM
"Freud's Last Session" is no "King Lear." And there is nothing in the air to suggest that Mike Nussbaum is slowing down his busy slate of theatrical engagements. Perish the very thought.
Still, the role of a dying Sigmund Freud in Mark St. Germain's...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Oxygen network’s fun-loving slogan may be “Live Out Loud!” — but its newest reality offering, My Shopping Addiction centers on men and women whose lives, finances and relationships are imploding because of uncontrolled spending....
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
So what do we do now? After the funerals, the post-mortem psychoanalysis of the Sandy Hook killer and the debates about mental illness and gun control, what can concerned parents do next? My guess? The best thing those of us who are not directly touched...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:21 PM
The call comes from an unknown number. I pick up and hear an unfamiliar voice.
"This is Brandon Marshall. ... I understand you're trying to find out some information about me."
Marshall — the biggest, and riskiest, addition to the Bears this...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 12:52 PM
NEW YORK — Mike Wallace didn't interview people. He interrogated them. He cross-examined them. Sometimes he eviscerated them.
His reputation was so fearsome that it was often said that the scariest words in the English language were "Mike Wallace...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 1:09 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — "Mike Wallace is here to see you."
The"60 Minutes"newsman had such a fearsome reputation that it was often said that those were the most dreaded words in the English language, capable of reducing an interview subject to a shaking,...