Dangers and impact of stress

Most people know about the dangers and impact of stress. But do we wholly understand what happens to our brain when it goes through a stressful experience? Body and brain are at risk of a […]

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Binge drinking

What is binge drinking? The definition of binge drinking used by the National Health Service and National Office of Statistics is drinking more than double the lower risk guidelines for alcohol in one session. Binge […]

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Costs of Federal Incarceration

The federal Bureau of Prisons publishes statistics regarding the costs of federal incarceration. For 2013, it costs United States taxpayers over $29,000 annually to keep a person in prison. Supervising an individual outside of prison […]

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Limiting Collateral Damages Of Criminal Convictions

Twenty-five percent of all United States citizens have suffered a criminal conviction. While the direct punishment may have been difficult for many people who have suffered convictions, the collateral consequences often reach further. For professionals […]

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Stacie Patterson Discusses Leadership

Stacie Patterson discusses leadership at the WOCL Spring Luncheon. Please join her. The topic for Women of Color in Law event will be “Leadership Lessons Learned.” The luncheon is scheduled for Sunday, March 30, 2014, […]

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