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May 24, 2017

Health benefits of moderate drinking may be overstated, study finds

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The benefits of light alcohol consumption, as well as the risks associated with not drinking at all, might not be as great as previously thought, according to Penn State researchers who examined the drinking habits of middle-aged adults.

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May 24, 2017

Health benefits of moderate drinking may be overstated, study finds

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The benefits of light alcohol consumption, as well as the risks associated with not drinking at all, might not be as great as previously thought, according to Penn State researchers who examined the drinking habits of middle-aged adults.

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May 23, 2017

Penn State researchers recognized for supporting early careers in prevention

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) has selected Mark Greenberg, Bennett Chair of Prevention Research and founding director of the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, and Karen Bierman, Evan Pugh Professor of Psychology, to receive its 2017 SPR Service Award.

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May 23, 2017

'Extraordinary' prevention research team won’t let retirement slow them down

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With their retirement from Penn State just a few weeks away, Edward Smith and Linda Caldwell won’t be making an ordinary departure from their life’s work.  In fact, they aren’t leaving it behind … not just yet.

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May 17, 2017

Society for Prevention Research honors Penn State researchers

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Two Penn State researchers will be honored by the Society for Prevention Research at its 25th annual meeting on June 1 in Washington DC.

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