Tag - Psychology

Coping with cancer: 5 ways to fight back

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Before the books close on 2015, an estimated 1.6 million new cancer cases will be detected, according to the American Cancer Society. Any number of organs and tissues can be affected – prostate cancer being the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men; and for women, it’s breast...

Stefanek hopes to use grant to battle pseudoscience

Stefanek hopes to use grant to battle pseudoscience

When Dr. Michael Stefanek, Chair of the Department of Psychological Sciences, was starting his career, a study came out in The Lancet that looked at the benefit of support groups in cancer survival. Despite the fact that there were flaws in the data, the study got so much press that it almost...

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