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How Creating Art Can Help Reduce Stress

January 1, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Jan. 1 Refinery29 article about how the creative arts can reduce stress. 

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How Creating Art Can Help Reduce Stress

January 1, 2019

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Jan. 1 Refinery29 article about how the creative arts can reduce stress. 

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13 Stress-Relief Toys That Actually Work

December 13, 2018

Research by Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health professions, about the benefits of coloring in reducing the stress hormone cortisol was included in a Dec. 13 Reader's Digest story.

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Is Drawing Good For You? Break Out Your Sketchbook, Because Science Says It Boosts Your Memory

December 11, 2018

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health professions, was quoted in a Dec. 11 Elite Daily article about her research that found a link between doodling and the brain’s reward pathways.

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Break Out Your Sketchbook, Because Science Says It Boosts Your Memory

December 11, 2018

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health professions, was quoted in a Dec. 11 Elite Daily article about her research that found a link between doodling and the brain’s reward pathways.

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Educate Yourself on Being a Caregiver

December 4, 2018

Laura Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Dec. 4 Kiplinger article about resources available for those who are serving as family members’ caregivers. The post was also picked up by Yahoo! Finance.

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Caring for Caregivers

December 3, 2018

A study by Girjia Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about how making art reduces stress hormones, was mentioned in a Dec. 3 Psychology Today article.

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10 Things You Shouldn’t Touch at All-You-Can-Eat Buffets

November 23, 2018

A Reader's Digest story that quoted Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about how to minimize your health risk while eating at a buffet, was picked up by MSN on Nov. 23. Quinlan was also quoted in a Nov. 22 Salon story about the outbreak of salmonella poisoning linked to poultry meats.

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