Who benefits more from family policies: single-parent families or two-parent families? Laurie C. Maldonado and I answer this question with respect to poverty reduction, in a new publication in Community, Work & Family. We presented this at the 2014 Work and Family Researchers Network (in New York), and our paper was the runner up to the best junior scholar paper award.... Read more »
Maldonado, L., & Nieuwenhuis, R. (2015) Family policies and single parent poverty in 18 OECD countries, 1978–2008. Community, Work , 18(4), 395-415. DOI: 10.1080/13668803.2015.1080661
A quote to begin: "findings suggest that T gondii [Toxoplasma gondii] infection causes substantial and widespread immune activation indicative of neural damage and reactive tissue repair in the animal model that partly overlaps with changes observed in the brains of schizophrenia patients."So said the very interesting paper by Jakub Tomasik and colleagues  who set about comparing results from a mouse model of "chronic T gondii infection" looking for serum and brain signatures w........ Read more »
Tomasik J, Schultz TL, Kluge W, Yolken RH, Bahn S, & Carruthers VB. (2015) Shared Immune and Repair Markers During Experimental Toxoplasma Chronic Brain Infection and Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia bulletin. PMID: 26392628
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