Led by Rajita Sinha, Ph.D, The Yale Stress Center conducts cutting edge interdisciplinary research that focuses on developing and testing novel treatments to reverse the destructive effects of stress on integrated brain, body and behaviors. The center is part of the Yale School of Medicine, home of the Arnsten Lab — led by neuroscientist Amy Arnsten — which conducts research on how stress affects the brain.
This site includes links to articles and books written by neuroscientist Robert Sapolsky including Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers: A Guide to Stress, Stress-Related Diseases and Coping.
Led by primatologist Frans de Waal, the Living Links Center provides an intellectual home for scientists who seek to study human evolution by investigating our close genetic, anatomical, cognitive, and behavioral similarities with great apes.
The mission of the CNPRC is to improve human health and quality of life through support of exceptional nonhuman primate research programs.
Part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration seeks to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Click here to find treatment facilities in your area.
NIDA aims to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.
From the NIAAA, this site present information about risky drinking patterns, the alcohol content of drinks, and the signs of an alcohol problem, along with information about medications and other resources to help people who choose to cut back or quit drinking.