3Qs: A crazy little drug called love

Research from Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor Lisa Feldman Barrett’s lab con­firms what singers and film­makers have known all along: Love is a drug. It affects our behaviors—and our brains—in the same ways as addiction.

The stressed-​​out brain

Heather Bren­house, an assis­tant pro­fessor of psy­chology, has received a grant from the National Insti­tutes of Health to explore the con­nec­tion between child­hood trauma and ado­les­cent mental illness.