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Volume 1, No. 1/2, 1995

A TREATABLE PROBLEM?
AGGRESSION, SUICIDE: ZEROING IN ON A CHEMICAL CULPRIT
DOCTORS MISS TREATABLE PROBLEMS IN VIOLENT OFFENDERS
FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME: THE COST TO SOCIETY
HEAD INJURY: A RISK FOR WIFE-BEATING?
INTRODUCING CRIME TIMES
IS 'FEAR IMAGE PROCESSING' DEFECTIVE IN PSYCHOPATHS?
LIVING FOR 'NOW'
PET STUDY: LOOKING INSIDE THE MINDS OF MURDERERS
QUOTABLE: BRYAN VILA
SEIZURE DRUG SIDE EFFECT: BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME

Volume 1, No. 3, 1995

"COLORFUL" MISBEHAVIOR?
ADOPTEE STUDY: GENES PLAY A ROLE
BOOK REVIEW: CRIME
HIGH TESTOSTERONE LINKED TO CRIMES OF SEX, VIOLENCE
HYPERACTIVITY IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK FACTOR
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: HERBERT L. NEEDLEMAN, M.D.
IS FATHERS' DRINKING A RISK FACTOR?
NEW RESEARCH SUPPORTS MAOA/VIOLENCE LINK
QUOTABLE: STUART YUDOFSKY, M.D.
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME
THE IQ/AGGRESSION CONNECTION
TOXIC CRIMINALS: TEST MAY OFFER CLUES ABOUT LEAD'S EFFECTS
URIC ACID STUDIED

Volume 1, No. 4, 1995

BOOK REVIEW: THE PSYCHOPATHOLOGY OF CRIME
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: BERNARD WEISS, Ph.D.
IRON: HELP FOR CONDUCT DISORDER?
MILD TESTOSTERONE REDUCTION EFFECTIVE AGAINST AGGRESSION?
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL DORRIS
SEEKING HYPERACTIVITY'S GENETIC ROOTS
SIDE EFFECT OF SEIZURE DRUG: REDUCED AGGRESSION
SINCE YOU ASKED.......
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND FAILURE
THE CRIME OF NON-DIAGNOSIS
THE MINDS OF MURDERERS: NEW RESEARCH
THE PSYCHOPATHIC BRAIN: NEW FINDINGS

Volume 2, No. 1, 1996

'THRILL-SEEKING' GENE IDENTIFIED
AGGRESSION RESEARCH: OF MICE AND (MAYBE) MEN
AN OUNCE OF CRIME PREVENTION: MOTHER'S MILK INCREASES IQ, REDUCES
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: Adrian Raine, D. Phil.
DR. NEEDLEMAN HONORED
QUOTABLE: WILLIAM BENNETT AND PROFESSOR C. RAY JEFFERY
RED FLAGS: CHILDHOOD PREDICTORS OF LATER TROUBLE
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
WHY CRIME TIMES?

Volume 2, No. 2, 1996

AGGRESSION: MISUNDERSTOOD, MISTREATED
CRIME TIMES MAILBOX
GAS ADDITIVE'S POTENTIAL TOXICITY ALARMS SCIENTISTS
INTELLIGENCE SCORES AND BEHAVIOR: EVEN A FEW POINTS MATTER
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: C. RAY JEFFREY
LEAD EXPOSURE LINKED TO DELINQUENT BEHAVIOR
POVERTY IS A STRONG RISK FACTOR
PREVENTING PREMATURE BIRTHS?
QUOTABLE: TED GEST AND VICTORIA POPE
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND PSYCHOPATHOLOGY

Volume 2, No. 3, 1996

AGGRESSION, `EXECUTIVE FUNCTION' LINKED
ARE COGNITIVE PROBLEMS A RISK FACTOR FOR DRUG, ALCOHOL ABUSE?
BOOK REVIEW: THE PSYCHOBIOLOGY OF AGGRESSION
DEAD MONKEYS AND DANGEROUS MEN: THE SEROTONIN LINK
KILLERS AND CRIMINALS: SEEKING BIOCHEMICAL CLUES
MENTAL DISORDERS AND CRIME: THE CONNECTION IS REAL
QUOTABLE: JAMES Q. WILSON AND RICHARD J. HERNSTEIN
REDUCING CRIME RISK-BEFORE BIRTH?
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND MENTAL ILLNESS

Volume 2, No. 4, 1996

ARE BANNED PCBs STILL ENDANGERING MENTAL HEALTH?
BOOK REVIEW: INSIDE THE CRIMINAL MIND
BORNA VIRUS IMPLICATED IN MENTAL DISORDERS
CONTROVERSIAL THEORY LINKS VIOLENCE, LIMBIC "KINDLING"
GRANTS ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE WACKER FOUNDATION
IS LOW CHOLESTEROL HAZARDOUS TO YOUR MENTAL HEALTH?
MORE EVIDENCE LINKS LEAD, MISBEHAVIOR
QUOTABLE: ROBERT HARE, Ph.D.
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND HUMAN BEHAVIOR
TROUBLED TEENS: ADHD AND DELINQUENCY, LD AND PREGNANCY

Volume 3, No. 1, 1997

"AT-RISK" BRAINS OFFER CLUES ABOUT ALCOHOLISM, ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE: SPECIAL ISSUE
ALCOHOL'S LEGACY: HIGH CRIME RATE SEEN IN FAS/FAE
ALCOHOLISM: CAN YOUR GENES DRIVE YOU TO DRINK?
BOOK REVIEW: TINDER-BOX CRIMINAL AGGRESSION
DRUG ADDICTION, CONDUCT DISORDER STUDIED
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: ANN P. STREISSGUTH, Ph.D.
QUOTABLE: KENNETH BLUM AND JAMES E. PAYNE
STRAIGHT TALK. ABOUT ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE

Volume 3, No. 2, 1997

DEMENTIA STUDY OFFERS INSIGHT INTO ANTISOCIAL, IMPULSIVE BEHAVIOR
HYPERACTIVE DRIVERS AT RISK
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: STUART YUDOFSKY, M.D.
LIFE EVENTS: GENES PLAY A MAJOR ROLE
MORE ON MAO
PATHOLOGICAL GAMBLERS: DEALT A BAD BIOLOGICAL HAND?
PSYCHOPATHS: FINDINGS POINT TO BRAIN DIFFERENCES
QUOTABLE: The Frontiers of Medicine, TIME Magazine
RETRAINING THE CRIMINAL BRAIN?
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT CRIME AND PSYCHOPATHY

Volume 3, No. 3, 1997

...AND IN DELINQUENTS
CAN "FLEDGLING PSYCHOPATHS" BE SPOTTED IN CHILDHOOD?
CHILDHOOD PHYSICAL DISORDERS, DRUG USE LINKED
HEROIN USE LINKED TO 'THRILL SEEKING' GENE
HYPERACTIVE KIDS: GROWING UP IS NO CURE
'IRONING OUT' COGNITIVE PROBLEMS
MATERNAL SMOKING, AGGRESSION LINKED
QUOTABLE: MARNIE E. RICE
RESEARCH BRIEFS: HYPERACTIVITY, CD: GENETIC FINDINGS
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT PYSCHOPATHOLOGY AND BIOLOGY
TESTOSTERONE, AGGRESSION IN MEN WITH DEMENTIA...
TWIN STUDY: NATURE OUTWEIGHS NURTURE IN CONDUCT DISORDER

Volume 3, No. 4, 1997

ADHD: RISK FOR EARLY DRUG, ALCOHOL ABUSE
ARE TOXINS AND CRIMINALITY LINKED?
INTRODUCING... OUR PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD: THE HONORABLE RICHARD LOWELL NYGAARD
IS DEPRESSION A RISK FACTOR FOR CRIME?
MURDERERS' BRAINS: PET OFFERS INSIGHTS
QUOTABLE: DANIEL KOSHLAND
SEROTONIN, AGGRESSION: EVIDENCE MOUNTS
SEXUAL DEVIANCY: NEW CLUES ABOUT CAUSES, TREATMENTS
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT POLLUTION & BEHAVIOR
ZEROING IN ON POLLUTION, CRIMINALITY CONNECTION

Volume 4, No. 1, 1998

BAD BEHAVIOR: STRONG GENETIC INFLUENCE DETECTED
COPPER, ZINC LEVELS LINKED TO AGGRESSION
DOES CRIME ACT AS NERVOUS SYSTEM 'FIX'?
FEEDING THE ADDICTED BRAIN
IMPULSIVITY, SENSATION-SEEKING: GENETIC TIE SEEN
IS ESTROGEN A CULPRIT IN TEEN AGGRESSION?
LINK BETWEEN DIET AND BEHAVIOR: RELATED RESEARCH
LOW CHOLESTEROL'S EFFECTS QUESTIONED
NEW STUDIES SHOW STRONG LINKS BETWEEN DIET, BEHAVIOR
DIET AND BEHAVIOR: FEATURE ARTICLE
QUOTABLE: JAY B. MARCUS
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT NUTRITION AND BEHAVIOR
VIETNAM VETERANS' MENTAL MALADIES: POST-COMBAT STRESS, OR MALARIA

Volume 4, No. 2, 1998

A LESSON FROM HISTORY...ENCEPHALITIS LETHARGICA
ANDROGENS AND PRETEEN AGGRESSION
DRUG'S EFFECTS POINT TO DIFFERENCES BETWEEN IMPULSIVE, NON-IMPULSIVE AGGRESSION
EVEN 'MINOR' BRAIN INJURIES NOT MINOR
HIGH TESTOSTERONE, LOW SEROTONIN: DOUBLE TROUBLE?
LARGE-SCALE STUDY LINKS SEROTONIN LEVELS, AGGRESSION
LOW CHOLESTEROL AGAIN LINKED TO VIOLENT BEHAVIOR, VIOLENT DEATH
QUOTABLE: C. Ray Jeffery
RESEARCH IN BRIEF: ADHD/Driving Abilities and Frontal Lobes/Social Improvement
SEROTONIN: MARKER FOR AT-RISK CHILDREN?
STRAIGHT TALK.... ABOUT THE ROOTS OF CRIMINALITY
TESTOSTERONE AND THE FEMALE PRISONER

Volume 4, No. 3, 1998

AGGRESSIVE ATTACKS FOLLOWING SEIZURES: PATTERNS DETECTED
CAN TREATING FOOD ALLERGIES PREVENT ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR?
FRIGHTENING DATA: PESTICIDES AND CHILDREN'S BRAINS
MORE DATA POINT TO MENTAL ILLNESS AS RISK FOR CRIMINALITY
MURDEROUS TIMES
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL L. RUTTER/S. ROSE, L. KAMIN, & R. LEWONTIN
RESEARCH IN BRIEF: LOW BIRTHWEIGHT A RISK
RESEARCH IN BRIEF: NITRIC OXIDE, AGGRESSION
RESEARCH IN BRIEF: SEROTONIN/SUICIDE LINK
SEIZURE-LINKED CRIME: A CASE STUDY
STRAIGHT TALK... ABOUT THE ROOTS OF VIOLENCE AND CRIME
'STREP THROAT' BACTERIA LINKED TO HYPERACTIVITY

Volume 4, No. 4, 1998

A LESSON FROM HISTORY...PHINEAS GAGE AND FRONTAL LOBE DAMAGE
ALCOHOL ABUSE BY TEENAGERS LINKED TO PRENATAL EXPOSURE
AMERICA's LEAD PROBLEM: AN UNEXPECTED CULPRIT SURFACES
ANTICONVULSANTS FOR PMS?
CHECK OUT OUR NEW WEB SITE FEATURES!
CONCERNS RAISED ABOUT PESTICIDES' EFFECTS
CRACK BABIES SHOW 'SUBTLE BUT PROFOUNDLY IMPORTANT' IMPAIRMENTS
HIGH LEAD LEVELS EPIDEMIC IN INNER CITIES
LOW-LEVEL LEAD IN UTERO AFFECTS DEVELOPMENT
MOTHERS' SMOKING LINKED TO CHILDREN's IQ, BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
NEW ADHD TREATMENT
NEW STUDY EXPANDS ON FINDINGS ABOUT SEROTONIN's LINK TO HOSTILITY, IMPULSIVITY
QUOTABLE: JUDITH RICH HARRIS

Volume 5, No. 1, 1999

ARE FORMULAS TOXIC?
ARRESTED SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SEEN IN FAS
BIG BAD BABIES?
ENRICHED FORMULAS INCREASE BABIES' IQs
HARD-DRINKING MICE OFFER CLUES ABOUT ALCOHOLISM
HOSTILITY, ABNORMAL HEART PERIOD VARIATIONS ASSOCIATED IN YOUNG 'HIGH-RISK' URBAN BOYS
MORE EVIDENCE IMPLICATES CHOLESTEROL IN VIOLENT BEHAVIOR
MORE EVIDENCE OF GENES' INFLUENCE ON DRINKING REPORTED
NIH WORKSHOP SPURRED BY FINDINGS ABOUT OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS' EFFECTS ON MENTAL ILLS
OTHER FINDINGS ABOUT OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS
QUOTABLE: ARTHUR ALLEN, RITA CARTER, ELAINE HOPKINS, & DEBORAH C. RICE
VASOPRESSIN IMPLICATED IN AGGRESSION

Volume 5, No. 2, 1999

BAD NEWS: MORE PREGNANT WOMEN DRINKING
BOOK REVIEW: GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY
CONFERENCE NOTICE
CONTROVERSIAL CASES IN COURT -- AN UNUSUAL DEFENSE: LYME-CAUSED CRIME?
FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME LINKED TO YOUNG OFFENDERS
GENE VARIANT LINKED TO ANTISOCIAL ALCOHOLISM
HIGH TESTOSTERONE A RISK FOR SOCIOPATHY?
HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE AND MINOR CRIME
MOM'S SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY LINKED TO ADULT CRIMINALITY
PET SCANS SHOW DIFFERENCES AMONG MURDERERS
QUOTABLE: ANN STREISSGUTH, Ph.D.
QUOTABLE: DAVID C. ROWE
STUDY: LEARNING, ATTENTION PROBLEMS AFFLICT MOST PREEMIES
T3 LEVELS: MARKER FOR PERSISTENT CRIMINALITY?
TESTING THEORIES ABOUT PSYCHOPATHY'S ROOTS

Volume 5, No. 3, 1999

ALCOHOLISM IN THE FAMILY TREE: OPIOIDS MAY BE ONE EXPLANATION
BABY-STEALING LINKED TO POST-SEIZURE PSYCHOSIS
BOOK REVIEW: CHANGE YOUR BRAIN, CHANGE YOUR LIFE
CHILDHOOD BULLIES: IS IT IN THE GENES?
DEADLY MIX: AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS MAY AFFECT AGGRESSION, DEVELOPMENT
FROM OUR EMAIL...
MATERNAL SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY AGAIN LINKED TO ABERRANT BEHAVIOR
MORE BAD NEWS FOR PREEMIES
QUOTABLE: MATTHEW ROBINSON AND TOM KELLEY
SIGNS OF NEUROLOGICAL DYSFUNCTION HIGHEST
TRYPTOPHAN DEPLETION INCREASES AGGRESSION IN NORMAL MALES
VIOLENCE: DETECTING ITS CAUSE IS CRITICAL

Volume 5, No. 4, 1999

ANOTHER STUDY LINKS CRIMINALITY, MOTHERS' SMOKING
BOOK REVIEW: A MIND TO CRIME
BRAINWAVE TESTS REVEAL ABNORMALITIES IN PSYCHOPATHY, CONDUCT DISORDER
DOPAMINE ABNORMALITIES LINKED TO VIOLENCE
DYSLEXIA LINKED TO INCREASED PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPAIRMENT IN PRISONERS
HAS LEGALIZED ABORTION REDUCED CRIME RATES?
MALNUTRITION BEFORE BIRTH LINKED TO ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
MATERNAL HYPOTHYROIDISM LOWERS BABIES' IQs
MURDERERS OFFER CLUES ABOUT NATURE, NUTURE
QUOTABLE: WILLIAM RASPBERRY
RETHINKING 'SENSELESS' VIOLENCE: A NEW CONCEPT
SMARTER, NICER MICE RAISE POSSIBILITY OF GENE THERAPY FOR IQ, BEHAVIOR
VERBAL DEFICITS LINKED TO DRUG, ALCOHOL ABUSE

Volume 6, No. 1, 2000

ADHD: NEW EVIDENCE OF CRIME LINK; ADVOCACY GROUP CALLS FOR RESEARCH ON TOLE OF DIET, FOOD ADDITIVES
AFFECTIVE DISORDERS AGAIN LINKED TO CRIME
ANOTHER POVERTY RISK: DO PESTICIDES THREATEN INNER-CITY CHILDREN'S BRAINS?
CAN DIET CHANGE IQ?
DAMASIO: EARLY DAMAGE TO PREFRONTAL CORTEX LINKED TO AMORAL BEHAVIOR
FAS/CRIME LINK: MORE EVIDENCE SEEN
FEMALE AGGRESSION: ANIMAL STUDY SHOWS ROLE OF SEROTONIN
FENFLURAMINE 'CHALLENGE' ADDS TO EVIDENCE OF SEROTONIN'S ROLE IN AGGRESSION, IMPULSIVITY
QUOTABLES: MICHAEL RUTTER, KATHLEEN M. HEIDE, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
STILL MORE BAD NEWS ABOUT MATERNAL SMOKING
'SWEET TOOTH,' CRAVING FOR ALCOHOL LINKED

Volume 6, No. 2, 2000

A FORMULA FOR HIGHER IQ?
ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR, EXECUTIVE FUNCTION DEFICITS MAY BE LINKED
CONDUCT DISORDER: RESEARCH ON TWINS SHOWS STRONG INFLUENCE OF GENES
FAS: HOW ALCOHOL KILLS BABIES' BRAIN CELLS
LEFT HEMISPHERE EEG ABNORMALITIES, VIOLENCE LINKED
MRI: ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY DISORDER, PREFRONTAL DEFICITS LINKED
QUOTABLE: ROBERT HATHERILL
SALIVA LEVELS OF HORMONE CORRELATE WITH EARLY, PERSISTENT AGGRESSION
SCHOOL STUDY: SUPPLEMENTATION DECREASES DELINQUENT BEHAVIORS, RAISES IQ

Volume 6, No. 3, 2000

BRAIN ABNORMALITIES AGAIN LINKED TO VIOLENCE
CLEANER TEETH/SAFER BABIES?
HARE: DOES PSYCHOTHERAPY DO PSYCHOPAHTS MORE HARM THAN GOOD?
IMAGING STUDY: ADHD BRAIN CHANGES APPEAR EARLY IN CHILDHOOD
LEAD UPDATE
MINOR PHYSICAL ANOMALIES LINKED TO DELINQUENCY
NEUROLOGICAL 'SOFT SIGNS,' REDUCED IQ LINKED TO PTSD
PHYSICIANS WARN OF 'EPIDEMIC' OF LEARNING, BEHAVIOR DISORDERS DUE TO TOXINS
PRENATAL ALCOHOL EXPOSURE AGAIN LINKED TO DELINQUENCY, PSYCHIATRIC WOES
PRENATAL MARIJUANA EXPOSURE, DELINQUENCY LINKED
QUOTABLE: MATT RIDLEY
QUOTABLE: SHEILA KAPLAN AND JIM MORRIS
STUDY REVEALS GAINS IN LEARNING-DISABLED STUDENTS GIVEN NUTRIENTS

Volume 6, No. 4, 2000

ABUSIVE MEN: DOES HIGH TESTOSTERONE CONTRIBUTE?
AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR, AGGRESSIVE IMMUNE SYSTEM?
CAN 'FAULTY WIRING' LEAD TO IMPULSIVE VIOLENCE?
CASE STUDY: CONCUSSION LINKED TO URGE TO STEAL
CASE STUDY: THE 'SELF-MEDICATING' CRIMINAL?
'CRACK BABIES' SHOW INCREASED DELINQUENCY IN CHILDHOOD
DYSLEXIA, BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS: A FATTY ACID LINK?
DYSLEXICS BEHIND BARS
LOW SEROTONIN, AGGRESSION ONCE AGAIN LINKED
MONKEYS EXPOSED TO LEAD, PCBs SHOW BEHAVIOR RESEMBLING ADHD
NOTE: "IN HARM'S WAY: TOXIC THREATS TO CHILD DEVELOPMENT"
QUOTABLE: BERNARD WEISS AND PHILIP J. LANDRIGAN
STRONG GENETIC INFLUENCE ON AGGRESSION SEEN
TESTOSTERONE LEVELS PREDICT AGGRESSION IN PRESCHOOL BOYS

Volume 7, No. 1, 2001

ADOPTEE STUDY REVEALS GENETIC ROOTS OF ADHD
BOOK REVIEW: BAD BOYS, BAD MEN
DOUBLE TROUBLE: DEPRESSED ADOLESCENTS EXHIBIT HIGH LEVELS OF AGGRESSION
EXPLOSIVE AGGRESSION, FRONTAL DEFICITS LINKED IN EPILEPTIC SUBJECTS
GENES AND AGGRESSION
LEAD'S DAMAGING EFFECTS ON BRAIN CELLS IDENTIFIED
MATERNAL SMOKING: EFFECTS ON CHILDREN SEEN EARLY
NIMH PUBLICATION REVEALS GROWING AWARENESS OF BIOLOGICAL INFLUENCE ON VIOLENCE, CRIMINALITYY
POOR PROGNOSIS REPORTED FOR ADHD CHILDREN WITH COORDINATION DISORDER
PRENATAL COCAINE EXPOSURE, REDUCED BRAIN MASS LINKED
QUOTABLE: ALFRED BLUMSTEIN
QUOTABLE: DAVID A. ANDERSON
VIOLENT TEENS ADD TO EVIDENCE OF LINK BETWEEN SOCIOPATHIC BEHAVIOR, EARLY DAMAGE TO BRAIN
VITAMIN A DEFICIENCY LINKED TO LEARNING PROBLEMS

Volume 7, No. 2, 2001

BOOK REVIEW -- SENTENCING: AS I SEE IT
BRAINWAVE PATTERNS POINT TO UNDERPINNINGS OF IMPULSIVE, AGGRESSIVE VIOLENCE
CHOLINE: HELP FOR ALCOHOL-DAMAGED NEWBORNS?
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, PANIC DISORDER: COMMON ROOTS?
FINNISH STUDY: REDUCED HIPPOCAMPAL SIZE DETECTED IN PSYCHOPATHS
fMRI SCANS SHOW ABNORMAL CONDITIONING RESPONSE IN ANTISOCIAL SUBJECTS
HANDEDNESS PATTERNS MAY POINT TO BRAIN DIFFERENCES IN PSYCHOPATHS, PEDOPHILES
LOW CORTISOL LEVELS FOUND IN GIRLS WITH CD
NEW DATA STRENGTHEN CHOLESTEROL/VIOLENCE CONNECTION
NICOTINE EXPOSURE, HYPERACTIVITY LINKED
QUOTABLE: HARVARD MENTAL HEALTH LETTER
QUOTABLE: KARL MENNINGER
SUBWAY OBSESSION: COMPULSION OR CRIME?

Volume 7, No. 3, 2001

AIR LEAD CONCENTRATIONS, HOMICIDE RATES LINKED
ARE PSYCHOPATHIC CHILDREN 'BLIND' TO FEARFUL, SAD EXPRESSIONS?
BRAIN ABNORMALITY SEEN IN TEENS FROM FAMILIES PRONE TO ALCOHOLISM
CASE STUDY: KLEPTOMANIA POINTS TO FRONTAL DYSFUNCTION
DO SILICOFLUORIDES BOOST RISK OF TOXIC LEAD LEVELS?
EVEN SLIGHT PREMATURITY A RISK FOR LEARNING DISABILITIES, STUDY SAYS
EVEN SMALL EXCESS OF LEAD HARMS GROWING BRAINS
EXPLOSIVE VIOLENCE ASSOICATED WITH P100 ANOMALY
LOW CHOLESTEROL AGAIN LINKED TO PSYCHOLOGICAL PROBLEMS
MONKEYS, RATS SHED LIGHT ON ROOTS OF IMPULSIVITY
PEDOPHILIA: EVIDENCE OF SEROTONIN SYSTEM ABNORMALITIES
QUOTABLE: BENJAMIN L. PRESTON AND JAMES LINAKIS
QUOTABLE: MARTIN SMEDLEY
QUOTABLE: RICHARD KONKEL
QUOTABLE: ROBERT BLUM
TEEN DELINQUENTS SHOW SIGNS OF PREFRONTAL DEFICITS

Volume 7, No. 4, 2001

ARE WE HARDWIRED? THE ROLE OF GENES IN HUMAN
'DIFFICULT' TODDLERS AT RISK OF BECOMING CRIMINAL ADULTS
DOPAMINE GENE LINKED TO ALCOHOLISM, TREATMENT OFFERS HOPE
GAMBLING, ALCOHOLISM, ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR: SHARED ROOTS?
GENE RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS
HELP FOR AGGRESSION LINKED TO MAOA GENE MUTATION?
ON THE 'NATURE vs. NURTURE' QUESTION
QUOTABLE: ELKHONON GOLDBERG AND FRANCIS CRICK
QUOTABLE: JUDITH RICH HARRIS
SEROTONIN GENE VARIANT LINKED TO VIOLENT SUICIDE
TWIN STUDY: DISINHIBITION IS COMMON THREAD IN YOUTHS' BEHAVIOR
YOUNG DELINQUENTS: TWIN STUDY POINTS TO ROLE OF GENES

Volume 8, No. 1, 2002

ATTENTIONAL DEFICITS OF CHILDREN WITH CD RESEMBLE THOSE SEEN IN ANTISOCIAL ADULTS
EVEN LIGHT MATERIAL DRINKING INCREASES RISK FOR DELINQUENCY
FROM OUR EMAIL....
MALE AGGRESSION: INBORN, NOT LEARNED BEHAVIOR
MOMs' SMOKING AFFECTS BEHAVIOR OF BOTH MALES, FEMALES
PCBs AGAIN LINKED TO MENTAL IMPAIRMENT IN CHILDREN
QUOTABLE: BERNARD WEISS
QUOTABLE: WILLEM H.J. MARTENS
QUOTABLE: CRAIG KENNEDY, MARY CARUSO AND TRAVIS THOMPSON
QUOTABLE: DENNIS P. SWIERCINSKY
QUOTABLE: DEPT. OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICE
QUOTABLE: NANCY C. ANDREASEN
RESEARCH IN BRIEF: SEROTONIN
SCANS OFFER GLIMPSE INTO NORMAL, PSYCHOPATHIC BRAINS
SPECULATIONS.... A TERRORISM/LEAD TOXICITY CONNECTION?
SPECULATIONS.... FALLING JUVENILE CRIME RATES: A TESTOSTERONE LINK?
SPECULATIONS.... PIG FEED FOR DEPRESSION?

Volume 8, No. 2, 2002

ABERRANT BEHAVIOR COMMON IN YOUNG DYSLEXIC CHILDREN
ADHD IN PRISONERS 'PROBLEM OF GREAT MAGNITUDE'
ATTENTION-SHIFTING IMPAIRMENT SEEN IN VIOLENT OFFENDERS
BACKGROUND: THE ADHD/CRIMINALITY CONNECTION
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, AUTONOMIC DYSREGULATION LINKED
FATTY ACID SUPPLEMENTS IMPROVE BEHAVIOR, COGNITION IN LEARNING DISABLED CHILDREN
HIGH PREVALENCE OF ADHD SEEN IN SEXUAL DELINQUENTS
HIGHLIGHTS FROM RESEARCH INTO ADHD AND LD
LEAD AGAIN TIED TO DELINQUENCY
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
LOW CORTISOL LEVELS DETECTED IN CHILDREN WITH ADHD+ODD
QUOTABLE: EPICTETUS
QUOTABLE: FBI LAW ENFORCEMENT BULLETIN, 1997
QUOTABLE: HENRY B. REIFF
QUOTABLE: JUDGE JEAN LEWIS
QUOTABLE: REED AMBLER
SPECIAL ISSUE: LEARNING DISABILITIES, ADD, AND ADHD

Volume 8, No. 3, 2002

BREAST-FEEDING: LONGER DURATION LINKED TO HIGHER ADULT IQ
CHILDHOOD SEIZURES OFFER INSIGHT INTO PROBLEM BEHAVIOR
CONDUCT DISORDERED TEENS, MALE BATTERERS SHOW SIGNS OF BRAIN DYSFUNCTION
DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS SLASH PRISONERS' ANTISOCIAL ACTS
EXPLOSIVE OUTBURSTS TIED TO PREFRONTAL CORTEX DYSFUNCTION
FATTY ACID DHA LOWERS POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION RISK, AIDS INFANT DEVELOPMENT
LOW PLATELET MAO LEVELS FOUND IN VIOLENT CRIMINALS
NEW GENE VARIANT LINKED TO 'KILLER' MICE
QUOTABLE: DR. FRANK ADAMS
QUOTABLE: MARGARET MEADE
QUOTABLE: TERESA KELLERMAN
SPATIAL IQ DEFICITS IN TODDLER YEARS ASSOCIATED WITH PERSISTENT

Volume 8, No. 4, 2002

BOOK REVIEW: 'OUR STOLEN FUTURE'
BRAIN STRUCTURE COULD EXPLAIN MALES' GREATER AGGRESSION
COMMENTARY: SEX DIFFERENCES IN THE NEUROBEHAVIORAL TOXICITY OF ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS
DOES MANGANESE IN INFANT FORMULA CONTRIBUTE TO ADHD?
EARLY PUBERTY, PROMISCUITY IN GIRLS ABANDONED BY DADS: A BIOLOGICAL EXPLANATION?
'HOT-HEADED' BEHAVIOR, REDUCED LEVELS OF NATURAL OPIOIDS TENTATIVELY LINKED
'KNOCKOUT' MICE OFFER CLUES ABOUT SEROTONIN, AGGRESSION
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
MAOA GENE VARIANT HELPS PROTECT AGAINST EFFECTS OF EARLY ABUSE
PCB, DIOXIN EXPOSURE LINKED TO ALTERED PLAY BEHAVIOR
QUOTABLE: NANCY C. ANDREASEN
QUOTABLE: DR. P.R.S. KOOPMAN

Volume 9, No. 1, 2003

AUSTRALIAN STUDY: COMMON BREAD ADDITIVE CAUSES BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS IN MANY CHILDREN
BIPOLAR ADOLESCENTS SIGNIFICANTLY IMPAIRED IN MATHEMATICS
BRAIN TUMOR LEADS TO PEDOPHILIA
CAN VIAGRA CAUSE VIOLENCE?
EARLY HEAD INJURY MAY INCREASE PEDOPHILIA RISK
LOW LEVELS OF DOPAMINE METABOLITE FOUND IN RECIDIVISTS
MATERNAL NUTRITION STRONGLY LINKED TO CHILDREN'S IQ, BEHAVIOR
MEGADOSE NUTRIENTS REDUCE RAGE IN CHILDREN WITH PDD, OCD
NEW FINDINGS AGAIN LINK LEAD, DELINQUENCY
POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER, SMALL HIPPOCAMPUS LINKED
QUOTABLE: TODD ACKERMAN
QUOTABLE: ZACH HALL
RESPONSE TO SSRI TREATMENT INDICATES SEROTONIN SYSTEM ROLE IN PEDOPHILIA IN FEMALES
TWO STUDIES REVEAL DIFFERENCES IN BRAINS OF ADOLESCENTS WITH CONDUCT DISORDER, OPPOSITIONAL DEFIANT DISORDER

Volume 9, No. 2, 2003

ADHD GIRLS EXHIBIT SERIOUS SOCIAL, BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS
ANIMAL STUDY: DO HIGH LEVELS OF THE HORMONE PROGESTERONE CREATE BAD DADS?
'BODY BURDEN': STUDIES REVEAL UBIQUITY OF TOXIC CHEMICALS IN U.S.
BOOK REVIEW: THE BLANK SLATE, BY STEVEN PINKER
DOPAMINE GENE VARIANT LINKED TO EXTERNALIZING BEHAVIOR
LOW DHA AGAIN LINKED TO SYMPTOMS OF DEPRESSION
NEW RESEARCH LINKS PESTICIDES TO ADHD ,OTHER ILLS
OMEGA-3 SUPPLEMENT AIDS IN RECOVERY FROM DEPRESSION
PRENATAL MERCURY LINKED TO COGNITION, LANGUAGE DELAYS
QUOTABLE: JAMES WATSON
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL LEMONICK
SHORT-TERM ECSTASY USE MAY LEAD TO LONG-TERM GRIEF

Volume 9, No. 3, 2003

CAN MATERNAL DIET AT CONCEPTION CAUSE PREMATURITY?
DOPAMINE, SEROTONIN ROLE SEEN IN AGGRESSIVE PSYCHOPATHY
EARLY HEAD INJURIES A RISK FOR LATER VIOLENCE; LINK TO SCHIZOPHRENIA ALSO SUSPECTED
EDITORIAL: INDICTING THE INNOCENT
GOOD DIET, EXERCISE, ENRICHED ENVIRONMENT LOWER RISK OF LATER ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR AND SCHIZOTYPAL PERSONALITY
MENINGITIS INFECTION LINKED TO LATER BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
MICE, MONKEYS OFFER CLUES TO ROLE OF GENES IN VIOLENCE AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
OUR READERS RESPOND..............
QUOTABLE: FLOYD E. BLOOM, M. FLINT BEAL, and DAVID J. KUFER
QUOTABLE: GEORGE WATSON
QUOTABLE: JUDITH RICH HARRIS
VIOLENT, ANTISOCIAL OFFENDERS: DIFFERENT EVEN DURING SLEEP?

Volume 9, No. 4, 2003

AN EXPLANATION FOR "INEXPLICABLE" ACTS?
ANTIDEPRESSANTS MAY WORK BY "GROWING" NEW NEURONS
DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR DISORDER: SOME STATISTICS
DEPRESSION TAKES HUGE TOLL
DEPRESSION TREATMENT: OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS
DEPRESSION TREATMENT: St. JOHN'S WORT
DEPRESSION TREATMENT: TESTOSTERONE GEL
DEVELOPING BRAINS OF TEENS, YOUNG ADULTS INCREASE VULNERABILITY TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE
DIET MATTERS: REDUCED LEVELS OF FOLIC ACID, OTHER NUTRIENTS MAY INCREASE DEPRESSION RISK
EDITORIAL: DESERVING OF JUSTICE
HIGH ANDROGEN LEVELS LINKED TO CHRONIC ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
NEW INSTITUTE TO UNCOVER ROLES OF BRAIN GENES
QUOTABLE: TED STRICKLAND
SCANS SHOW PROGRESSIVE DAMAGE IN UNTREATED BIPOLAR DISORDER
STUDIES SHOW CUMULATIVE EFFECTS OF BIOLOGICAL INSULTS

Volume 10, No. 1, 2004

ADHD KIDS HAVE ABNORMAL LEVELS OF "MESSENGER" CHEMICALS
ADHD, READING DISABILITY: GENETIC LINKS INVESTIGATED
ANTISOCIAL CHILDREN: HEREDITY MORE TO BLAME THAN HOME LIFE
CAN BAROMETRIC PRESSUER AFFECT BEHAVIOR?
EDITORIAL: A SECOND LOOK AT NATURE AND NURTURE
INFANT STUDY SHOWS GENES' EFFECTS ON AGGRESSION, LANGUAGE
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
MEMORIES OF MOM AND DAD: ARE THEY INFLUENCED BY GENES?
PSYCHOPATHIC BRAINS: MRIs SHOW MORE ABNORMALITIES
QUOTABLE: ANNIE MURPHY PAUL
QUOTABLE: CARL SAGAN
QUOTABLE: JOAN LOWY
SEEKING MORE RESOURCES?
STUDIES SHOW SUICIDE RUNS IN FAMILIES; GENE EFFECTS CITED
SWITCHED MONKEYS SHOW POWERFUL EFFECTS OF GENES
TWIN STUDY TRACES ROOTS OF PSYCHOPATHIC BEHAVIOR

Volume 10, No. 2, 2004

A TEST FOR LOW OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS IN ADHD?
ADHD CHILDREN AT HIGH RISK FOR DRUG, ALCOHOL ABUSE
ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUG EFFECTIVE FOR ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
BRAIN DAMAGE SEEN IN CHRONIC GAMBLERS
DO PSYCHOPATHS' BRAINS FAIL TO UNDERSTAND THE ABSTRACT?
DOES TV CAUSE ATTENTION DEFICITS?
EDITORIAL: HOPE FOR THE "HOPELESS"
EPA: ONE IN SIX BABIES AT RISK FOR MERCURY TOXICITY
HOSTILE PEOPLE PROVE EASIER PREY FOR CIGARETTE ADDICTION
IS "FEMALE" HORMONE A KEY FACTOR IN MALE AGGRESSION?
QUOTABLE: C. RAY JEFFERY
QUOTABLE: DANIEL G. AMEN
RESEARCHERS INVESTIGATE EFFECTS OF OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS ON HOSTILITY, ADHD SYMPTOMS
STATINS AGAIN LINKED TO BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS
ZINC SUPPLEMENT REDUCES SYMPTOMS OF ADHD

Volume 10, No. 3, 2004

BOOK REVIEW: BIOSOCIAL CRIMINOLOGY: CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENTALISM's SUPREMACY
CONDUCT DISORDERED CHILDREN SHOW SEVERE LANGUAGE DEFICITS
EARLY ASPIRIN, ACETAMINOPHEN EXPOSURE MAY ALTER HORMONE EFFECTS, ADULT SEXUAL BEHAVIOR
FOOD ADDITIVES AGAIN IMPLICATED IN CHILDHOOD HYPERACTIVITY
GENE THERAPY REDUCES CRAVING FOR DRINK IN 'ALCOHOLIC' RATS
GENES BUFFER CHILDREN AGAINST EFFECTS OF POVERTY
NATIONAL SURVEY REVEALS HEAVY BURDEN OF ADULT ADHD
PEDOPHILIACS EXHIBIT SIGNS OF EARLY NEUROLOGICAL PROBLEMS
PSYCHOPATHS: NEW EVIDENCE OF BRAIN ABNORMALITIES
QUOTABLE: PAMELA BLAKE
QUOTABLE: THE HUMAN BRAIN
SOY-FED MALE MONKEYS BECOME MORE AGGRESSIVE, LESS SOCIAL
SYNTHETIC PROGESTERONE LINKED TO AGGRESSION, ANXIETY

Volume 10, No. 4, 2004

A DECADE OF BOOKS: QUOTES FROM THE CRIME TIMES LIBRARY
ASYMMETRY OF BODY PARTS LINKED TO AGGRESSIVE TENDENCIES
BIOCHEMICAL THERAPY SUCCESSFULLY TREATS ASSAULTIVE BEHAVIOR
BOYS BORN PREMATURELY SHOW WHITE MATTER REDUCTIONS
DHEA-S LEVELS AFFECT MALE SOLDIERS' REACTIONS UNDER STRESS
EARLY POLLUTION EXPOSURE ALTERS LATER BEHAVIOR IN SHEEP
FAS, FAE: HIGH TOLL REPORTED
GENES AFFECT ACADEMIC SCORES
LANGUAGE IMPAIRMENT, BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS AGAIN LINKED
NEW EVIDENCE SEEN FOR INTERACTION BETWEEN MAOA GENE, ADVERSITY
PHYTOESTROGENS AGAIN LINKED TO AGGRESSION
PRENATAL COCAINE ALTERS BEHAVIOR
QUOTABLE: CAROL SIMONTACCHI
TRANSFER OF SINGLE GENE CREATES FAITHFUL VOLES
TREATING IRON DEFICIENCY IMPROVES PESCHOOLERS' ATTENTION
TWIN STUDY: HIGH HERITABILITY SEEN FOR EXTERNALIZING BEHAVIORS

Volume 11, No. 1, 2005

ADOLESCENT CIGARETTE ADDICTION: GENETIC MAKEUP A FACTOR
EARLY DIET AFFECTS BRAIN FUNCTION
EARLY MALNUTRITION LINKED TO LATER AGGRESSION, HYPERACTIVITY
EARLY RITALIN USE MAY CAUSE LASTING BRAIN, BEHAVIOR CHANGES
GENE VARIANT AFFECTS ALCOHOL "HIGH," FAMILIAL ALCOHOLISM RISK
HOMICIDAL MEN EXHIBIT SUBTLE INDICATIONS OF NEUROLOGICAL DEFECTS
INFANTS OF HIGH-DHA MOTHERS DISPLAY ADVANCED ATTENTION SKILLS DURING FIRST TWO YEARS
IRON DEFICIENCY PUTS CHILDREN AT HIGH RISK FOR ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
PREEMIES' INTERMITTENT APNEA COULD LEAD TO DOPAMINE ALTERATIONS, CHILDHOOD ADHD
QUOTABLE: ADRIAN RAINE
QUOTABLE: INTERNATIONAL DIETARY ENERGY CONSULTATIVE GROUP
QUOTABLE: JEREMIAH BAUMANN SEROTONIN GENE VARIANT LINKED TO EXTREME VIOLENCE
TEMPORAL LOBE REDUCTIONS SEEN IN CONDUCT DISORDER

Volume 11, No. 2, 2005

ADOLESCENT KILLERS EXHIBIT MARKED NEUROLOGICAL
COULD ALTERED LEVELS OF FATTY ACIDS MAKE US MORE AGGRESSIVE?
EDITORIAL: WHY CRIME TIMES?
FROM OUR EMAIL:
IS SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY GENETICALLY "HARD-WIRED?"
LOW MAO ACTIVITY AGAIN IMPLICATED IN VIOLENCE
QUOTABLE: DEBRA NIEHOFF
QUOTABLE: PAMELA BLAKE, M.D.
REDUCED IQ FROM ELEVATED MERCURY LEVELS: NEW STUDY SUGGESTS A HIGH TOLL FOR SOCIETY
STUDY HINTS AT EFFECTS OF PRENATAL TESTOSTERONE ON FEMALE AGGRESSION
TEENS WHO WERE PREEMIES EXHIBIT REDUCTIONS IN HIPPOCAMPAL GRAY MATTER
TRANSNATIONALLY ADOPTED DELINQUENTS EXHIBIT MORE COGNITIVE, NEUROLOPSYCHOLOGICAL DEFICITS THAN NONDELINQUENT PEERS
VARIANT OF SEROTONIN GENE LINKED TO DRUG EXPERIMENTATION

Volume 11, No. 3, 2005

ADDING CHOLINE TO DIET COULD PROTECT AGAINST EFFECTS OF IMPOVERISHED ENVIRONMENT
ASPERGER'S DISORDER: A POSSIBLE EXPLANATION FOR BEHAVIOR OF SUBGROUP OF SERIAL KILLERS?
BABIES EXPOSED TO HUNDREDS OF DANGEROUS CHEMICALS IN THE WOMB, NEW STUDY FINDS
CALLOUS, UNEMOTIONAL BEHAVIOR IN CHILDREN IS HIGHLY HERITABLE
COMPROMISED BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER IN MANY OFFENDERS?
FATTY ACID EFFECTIVE FOR TREATING BIPOLAR DISORDER
FATTY ACIDS DRAMATICALLY IMPROVE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE, REDUCE ADHD SYMPTOMS IN CHILDREN WITH DYSPRAXIA
HIGH SOY EXPOSURE ALTERS MONKEYS' EARLY SOCIAL BEHAVIOR
LOW CHOLESTEROL, SCHOOL SUSPENSIONS OR EXPULSIONS LINKED
MOTHERS' IRON DEFICIENCY JEOPARDIZES INFANT DEVELOPMENT
NATURAL CHEMICAL TELLS OUR BRAINS WHEN TO TRUST OTHERS
PEDOPHILIA: "HANDEDNESS" DIFFERENCE REPLICATED
QUOTABLE: BBC WEBSITE
QUOTABLE: BERNARD GESCH
QUOTABLE: BETTY MEKDECI
RECOMMENDED LINKS
ZINC ENHANCES TEENS' MEMORY, ATTENTION

Volume 11, No. 4, 2005

BOOK REVIEW: EVIDENCE OF HARM: MERCURY IN VACCINES AND THE AUTISM EPIDEMIC
EVEN MINOR ELEVATIONS IN LEAD LEVELS REDUCE CHILDREN'S IQ
HYPERBARIC OXYGEN THERAPY: NEW HOPE FOR CHILDREN DAMAGED BY FETAL ALCOHOL EXPOSURE?
MOUNTING EVIDENCE LINKS MERCURY, NEUROLOGICAL IMPAIRMENT
QUOTABLE: ON MICHAEL SKINNER'S RESEARCH
"SAFE" LEVELS OF SEAFOOD TOXIN CAUSE PERMANENT BEHAVIOR, MEMORY CHANGES IN OFFSPRING
SEAFOOD DURING PREGNANCY: ANAYLZING BENEFITS AND RISKS
SMOKERS PUT CHILDREN AT RISK FOR LEARNING, BEHAVIOR WOES
SWITCH TO ORGANIC DIET CUTS CHILDREN'S PESTICIDE BURDEN
WHY CRIME TIMES?

Volume 12, No. 1, 2006

BOOK REVIEW: HARDWIRED BEHAVIOR: WHAT NEUROSCIENCE REVEALS ABOUT MORALITY
COMBINATION OF ADDITIVES, FOOD COLORINGS TOXIC TO BRAIN CELLS
EXCESS MANGANESE IMPLICATED AS CAUSE OF IMPAIRED CHILDHOOD INTELLECTUAL FUNCTIONING
FATTY ACIDS AGAIN SHOWN TO AID CHILDREN WITH BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
GENE VARIANT LINKED TO HIGHER RISK FOR EARLY ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
GENES HELP DETERMINE WHICH KIDS THRIVE DESPITE ABUSE
HEAVY ALCOHOL EXPOSURE BEFORE BIRTH A RISK FOR IMPAIRED "MORAL MATURITY," DELINQUENCY
IRON: TOO LITTLE, TOO MUCH A RISK FOR BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS?
QUOTABLE: RICHARD W. ROBINS
RESEARCHERS REVERSE LEARNING PROBLEMS IN MICE WITH GENE DISORDER
WIRED TO LIE: PATHOLOGICAL LIARS EXHIBIT STRUCTURAL DIFFERENCES IN PREFRONTAL WHITE, GRAY MATTER

Volume 12, No. 2, 2006

DIET RICH IN ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS, BEFORE OR AFTER BIRTH, LINKED TO COGNITIVE, BEHAVIOR BENEFITS
EPIGENETICS: CAN YOUR ACTIONS TODAY AFFECT YOUR GRANDCHILDREN'S GENES AND BEHAVIOR?
EVIL MINDS OR BROKEN BRAINS? HIGH RATE OF BRAIN ANOMALIES DETECTED IN SEXUAL MURDERERS
FROM THE CRIME TIMES MAILBOX:
IN PSYCHOPATHS, HIGHER IQ CORRELATES WITH GREATER SEVERITY
LONG-TERM STUDY FINDS CHILDHOOD ADHD IS A MAJOR RISK FOR YOUNG ADULT ANTISOCIAL, ADDICTIVE, MOOD AND ANXIETY DISORDERS
PARENTING APPROACHES: CAUSE OR EFFECT OF TEEN MISBEHAVIOR?
QUOTABLE: DEBORAH BRYON
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL RUTTER
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL T. MARTIN
QUOTABLE: ROBERT WINSTON
SCANS REVEAL HOW MAOA GENE VARIANT AFFECTS BRAIN STRUCTURE, INCREASES RISK FOR AGGRESSION
VITAMIN REDUCES NEURON DAMAGE, BEHAVIOR ABNORMALITIES IN PRENATALLY ALCOHOL-EXPOSED MICE

Volume 12, No. 3, 2006

ADHD AND LONG-TERM TROUBLES: NOT JUST A RISK FOR BOYS
ADULT ADHD RISKS REVEALED BY STUDY
BOOK REVIEW: ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER: THE UNFOCUSED MIND IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS
CHILDHOOD DEPRESSION RESPONDS QUICKLY TO OMEGA-3 TREATMENT FROM THE CRIME TIMES MAILBOX
MATERNAL SMOKING, ADHD IN CHILDREN AGAIN LINKED
NONSTICK CHEMICALS CHANGE BEHAVIOR IN MICE
QUOTABLE: CAMILLA M. ANDERSON
QUOTABLE: MARTHA HERBERT
QUOTE: BERNARD GESCH
SENSORY ISSUES CAN TRIGGER RAGE, OTHER BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
SIMPLE NUTRITIONAL THERAPY REDUCES SYMPTOMS OF ADHD
SURPRISING FINDINGS SHOW COMPLEX GENE EFFECTS ON ADHD
THE EARLY DRINKING/ALCOHOLISM CONNECTION: IS A BIOLOGICAL DOUBLE-WHAMMY TO BLAME?

Volume 12, No. 4, 2006

ARE PSYCHOPATHS EVIL - OR LEARNING DISABLED?
BINGE DRINKING UPS RISK FOR PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS EVEN IN 'NON-DISABLED' OFFSPRING
EVIDENCE MOUNTS FOR LINK BETWEEN DIET, CHILDREN'S BEHAVIOR
FISH OIL IMPROVES BEHAVIOR OF SEVERELY TROUBLED SCHOOLBOYS
HIGH EARLY SEROTONIN ACTIVITY MAY GUARD AGAINST TEEN AGGRESSION
PRENATAL TOBACCO EXPOSURE, ELEVATED LEAD LINKED TO ADHD
QUOTABLE: BERNARD GESCH
QUOTABLE: CHRISTOPHER KELLERMAN
QUOTABLE: PATRICK J. HURLEY AND ROBERT EME
SHAMPOO INGREDIENT COULD IMPAIR FETAL BRAIN DEVELOPMENT
THE EYES MAY OFFER A WINDOW INTO THE ORIGINS OF PSYCHOPATHY
TWO-PRONGED STUDY AGAIN LINKS GENE TO ABUSED CHILDREN'S RISK OF BECOMING ANTISOCIAL ADULTS
ULTRASOUND OFFERS POSSIBILITY OF EARLY HELP FOR FASD CHILDREN
WHEN IT COMES TO CRIME - HOW MUCH DO PARENTS MATTER?

Volume 13, No. 1, 2007

Are toxic industrial chemicals causing an epidemic of behavioral and developmental illnesses in U.S. children?
Book Review: Snakes in Suits
Brainwave studies implicate abnormalities of paralimbic system in psychopathic behavior
Excess manganese implicated in youths’ ADHD symptoms
Game offers clues about the psychopathic brain
Hong Kong study: Mercury levels higher in ADHD children
MRI hints at abnormality in psychopathic ADHD children
Pesticide linked to ADHD, cognitive and motor delays
Psychopaths less influenced by emotional “distractors”
QUOTABLE: Mary Ellen O'Toole
Studies show that psychopaths’ brains respond in abnormal ways to facial emotion

Volume 13, No. 2, 2007

Alcohol’s legacy: study shows binge drinking ups risk for psychiatric problems even in ‘non-disabled’ offspring
Biology’s hand in history: did genetic disease add fire to America’s most famous feud?
BOOK REVIEW: BORN THAT WAY
Can cholesterol help protect against damage done by exposure to alcohol in the womb?
Choline again shown to counter behavior, learning problems caused by prenatal alcohol
High prenatal manganese linked to behavior problems
Lead’s harmful effects on behavior are independent of IQ
Low-dose toxins harm crucial cells via common pathway
Moms’ seafood intake powerfully affects children’s outcomes
QUOTABLE: Felicity Lawrence
QUOTABLE: Herbert Needleman
Serotonin gene influences anger, aggression in women
Smarter piglets show importance of breast milk nutrient low in commercial formulas

Volume 13, No. 3, 2007

ARE TONSILS TO BLAME FOR MANY COGNITIVE, BEHAVIORAL WOES?
BIOLOGY INFLUENCES CHILDREN’S RESPONSES TO LIFE’S STRESSES
BOOK REVIEW: PSYCHOPATH: EMOTION AND THE BRAIN
BOOSTING PREGNANT WOMEN’S INTAKE OF DHA IMPROVES INFANTS’ PROBLEM-SOLVING POWER
DUTCH STUDY: DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS CUT PRISONER INFRACTIONS
EARLY EXPOSURE TO CHEMICALS CAN AFFECT LONG-TERM BRAIN DEVELOPMENT, SCIENTISTS WARN
FEAR RECOGNITION SKILLS PREDICT KIND ACTIONS
GENE COMBO LINKED TO CONDUCT DISORDER, ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
NEW RESEARCH SUPPORTS VALUE OF OMEGA-3 SUPPLEMENTS IN REDUCING ADHD SYMPTOMS
PREGNANT WOMEN’S EXPOSURE TO SECOND-HAND SMOKE LINKED TO CONDUCT DISORDER, ADHD IN THEIR CHILDREN
PRESCHOOL BLOOD LEAD LEVELS CORRELATE WITH LATER CRIMINALITY
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL P. GHIGLIERI

Volume 13, No. 4, 2007

BOOK REVIEW: DYSLOGIC SYNDROME
CHILDREN BENEFIT MENTALLY FROM A DIET HIGH IN MICRONUTRIENTS
DAMAGE TO ONE BRAIN AREA LEADS TO COLD-HEARTED LOGIC
MINOR INCREASES IN BLOOD LEAD MAY RAISE THE RISK OF HYPERACTIVITY
SPECT SCANS REVEAL BRAIN DEFICITS IN IMPULSIVE MURDERERS
STUDY LINKS FOOD ADDITIVES TO CHILDREN’S HYPERACTIVITY
THE DYSLOGIC SYNDROME

Volume 14, No. 1, 2008

BOOK REVIEW: EVIL GENES: WHY ROME FELL, HITLER ROSE, ENRON FAILED, AND MY SISTER STOLE MY MOTHER'S BOYFRIEND
BRAIN PROBLEM REDUCES COPING SKILLS IN KIDS WITH ADHD
CASE STUDY: A STALKER WITH HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE
DID AL CAPONE'S REIGN OF TERROR STEM FROM SYPHILIS?
HIGH RATE OF LEARNING DISABILITIES, ADHD FOUND IN PRISONERS
PRENATAL EXPOSURE TO INDUSTRIAL CHEMICAL MAY REDUCE SOCIAL SKILLS, INCREASE ADHD RISK
QUOTABLE: DANIEL AMEN
QUOTABLE: JON SWARTZ
RESEARCHERS EXPLORE ROOTS OF AGGRESSION
SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY BRAIN'S "SOCIAL ENFORCER" REGIONS
STRUCTURAL BRAIN ABNORMALITIES DETECTED IN PEDOPHILES
THINNING OF REGIONS OF THE CORTEX LINKED TO VIOLENCE IN PEOPLE WITH SCHIZOPHRENIA, ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY DISORDER

Volume 14, No. 2, 2008

BOOK REVIEW: THEY ARE WHAT YOU FEED THEM
CAN VIEWING MEDIA VIOLENCE CHANGE HOW THE BRAIN WORKS?
DOES MOTHER'S DRINKING TEACH THE FETAL BRAIN TO LIKE ALCOHOL?
GENE VARIANTS, EARLY ABUSE INTERACT TO INCREASE PTSD RISK
LARGE-SCALE PARENT TRAINING PROGRAM FAILS TO REDUCE YOUNG CHILDREN'S BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
LOW ACTIVITY OF MAOA AGAIN LINKED TO VIOLENT BEHAVIOR
MAJOR MEDICAL GROUP SUPPORTS ADDITIVE-FREE DIET FOR ADHD
PRENATAL MALNUTRITION UPS RISK FOR DRUG, ALCOHOL ADDICTION
PROTEIN-RICH FORMULA MAY BOOST IQs OF PREMATURE INFANTS
QUOTABLE: BERNARD GESCH
QUOTABLE: COLLABORATIVE ON HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT'S LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES INITIATIVE
SHORT STATURE AT BIRTH RAISES RISK OF VIOLENT SUICIDE IN MEN
STUDY SUGGESTS PARENTS' NEGATIVE DISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO ANTISOCIAL KIDS IS “CHILD-DRIVEN"
TEEN TROUBLES LINKED TO BRAIN DIFFERENCES

Volume 14, No. 3, 2008

ADHD RESEARCHERS: ELIMINATION DIET HAS DRAMATIC RESULTS
AMYGDALA RESPONSE MAY POINT TO NEURAL ANOMALY IN MALES WITH PEDOPHILIA
BRAIN DIFFERENCES DETECTED IN CHRONIC VIOLENT OFFENDERS
CAN MOTHERS’ CELL PHONE USE IN PREGNANCY INCREASE CHILDREN'S RISK FOR BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS?
GENE VARIANT MAY PLAY IMPORTANT ROLE IN SELFISH BEHAVIOR
HIGH ANDROGEN ACTIVITY LINKED TO VIOLENT CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR
HIGH LEAD LEVELS IN EARLY YEARS UP RISK FOR LATER CRIMINALITY
HIGH OMEGA-3 INTAKE MAY BOOST IQ SCORES IN GIRLS
LOW IRON LEVELS IN INFANCY MAY HAVE LONG-TERM IMPACT ON SOCIAL, EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
MOMS’ HIGH OMEGA-3 INTAKE MAY LOWER HYPERACTIVITY RISK
NEGLECTFUL MOUSE MOMS: ALTERED DOPAMINE COULD BE CULPRIT
QUOTABLE: ALEX TSELIS AND JOHN BOOSS
QUOTABLE: DEAN MOBBS AND COLLEAGUES
QUOTABLE: GEORGE WATSON

Volume 14, No. 4, 2008

BRAIN INJURY RATE HIGH FOR YOUNG DELINQUENTS
EXTREMELY PRETERM CHILDREN HAVE HIGH RATE OF BEHAVIOR ISSUES
FATTY ACIDS HELP SIGNIFICANT NUMBER OF KIDS WITH ADHD
GENES INFLUENCE MALE TEENS’ ATTRACTION TO DELINQUENT PEERS
LEAD EXPOSURE IN CHILDHOOD LEADS TO ADULT BRAIN SHRINKAGE
NEW FINDINGS ON SEROTONIN: BRAIN CHEMICAL AFFECTS MATERNAL BEHAVIOR, “SOCIAL AGGRESSION”
PLASTIC INGREDIENT BPA AGAIN IMPLICATED IN BRAIN CHANGES
PREGNANCY AND DIET: NEW STUDY SUPPORTS HIGH FISH INTAKE
QUOTABLE: ROBERT HARE
QUOTABLE: ROGER D. MASTERS
SCRATCH-AND-SNIFF TEST OFFERS CLUES ABOUT ADHD, PTSD
STUDY: LEGAL PROFESSIONALS SEE NEED FOR MORE INFO ON FASD
U.S. CONSUMER GROUP CALLS FOR BAN ON FOOD DYES LINKED TO CHILDREN'S BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
WHY DON’T PSYCHOPATHS LEARN FROM THEIR MISTAKES? DUTCH RESEARCH OFFERS NEW INSIGHTS

Volume 15, No. 1, 2009


CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS GIVE SHORT SHRIFT TO BIOLOGY’S CRUCIAL ROLE IN BEHAIVOR, RESEARCHERS SAY
EEGs REVEAL MARKED BRAIN DIFFERENCES IN POOR CHILDREN
EVEN LOW PRENATAL ALCOHOL EXPOSURE MAY ELEVATE RISK FOR CONDUCT DISORDER IN CHILDREN
GESTATIONAL DIABETES LINKED TO PERSISTING LANGUAGE DEFICITS
HEAVY PRENATAL EXPOSURE TO PCBs LINKED TO LOWER IQ SCORES
KIDS WITH CONDUCT DISORDER, CALLOUS-UNEMOTIONAL TRAITS EXHIBIT BRAIN ABNORMALITY SEEN IN ADULT PSYCHOPATHS
NURSING MOMS MAY REDUCE CHILDREN'S RISK OF BEHAVIOR ILLS
PEDOPHILIC MEN’S BRAINS SHOW WHITE MATTER ANOMALIES
QUOTABLE: ROSS W. GREENE
SEVERE AIR POLLUTION ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER COGNITIVE SKILLS, BRAIN INFLAMMATION IN CHILDREN
VITAMIN/MINERAL SUPPLEMENTS ENHANCE CHILDREN'S ATTENTION
—WE’VE GOT MAIL!—

Volume 15, No. 2, 2009


BEHAVIOR AFFECTED BY INTERPLAY BETWEEN GENES, ENVIRONMENT
BOOK RECOMMENDATION: THE DSYLOGIC SYNDROME
CASE REPORT HIGHLIGHTS EFFECTS OF TOXINS ON MENTAL HEALTH
COULD SEASONAL ALLERGIES PLAY A KEY ROLE IN RISK FOR SUICIDE
DTI STUDY: HEAVY PRENATAL ALCOHOL EXPOSURE CHANGES WHITE-MATTER STRUCTURE IN THE BRAIN
INCUBATOR BABIES LESS PRONE TO DEPRESSION IN LATER YEARS
NEW FINDINGS ON LEAD AND LEARNING: SAT, MENTAL RETARDATION TRENDS LINKED TO LEAD LEVELS
PREEMIES HAVE HIGHER RATE OF ADULT PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESS
PTSD: BOTH GENES AND ENVIRONMENT PLAY IMPORTANT ROLES
QUOTABLE....
SCANS REVEAL ABNORMAL THREAT RESPONSE IN ABUSERS’ BRAINS
THRILL-SEEKERS MAY GET BIGGER DOPAMINE “HIT” WHEN TAKING CHANCES

Volume 15, No. 3, 2009


ABNORMAL CONNECTIONS BETWEEN BRAIN REGIONS MAY CONTRIBUTE TO PSYCHOPATHIC BEHAVIOR
BOOK REVIEW: OPTIMUM NUTRITION FOR THE MIND
CAN A GENE VARIANT MAKE YOU MORE LIKELY TO JOIN A GANG?
CHILDREN IN HOMES WITH GAS APPLIANCES SCORE LOWER ON MEASURES OF COGNITION, ATTENTIONn
EVEN MILD EARLY HEAD TRAUMA CAN LEAD TO BEHAVIOR WOES
FASD KIDS POOR AT SOCIAL COGNITION, EMOTION PROCESSING
GLUCOSE METABOLISM MAY INFLUENCE VIOLENCE IN ANTISOCIAL MEN
HIGH-FISH DIET LINKED TO HIGHER IQ IN MALE TEENS
HIGH LEAD LEVELS IN EARLY YEARS MAY HIKE RISK OF PSYCHOPATHY
NEW FINDINGS: PRENATAL EXPOSURE TO HIGH LEVELS OF POLLUTION MAY SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE IQ
QUOTABLE: BERNARD RIMLAND, JOHN STEIN, ALAN LOGAN, DAN ORZECH, THOMAS INSEL
QUOTABLE: ELISE MILLER
TWIN STUDY: ARE GENES PARTLY TO BLAME FOR A PERSON'S RISK OF BECOMING A CRIME VICTIM?

Volume 15, No. 4, 2009


ARE DANGEROUS TEENS’ BRAINS TOO MATURE?
BPA AND GIRLS’ AGGRESSION
DIET BOOST EARLY IN LIFE HELPS PRETERMERS’ IQ IN TEEN YEARS
ELEVATED LEAD LEVELS IN YOUNG U.S. CHILDREN: CALCULATING THE LONG-TERM COST TO SOCIETY
HIGH-CANDY DIET IN CHILDHOOD: A LINK TO VIOLENT CRIME?
INTERVIEW: BERNARD GESCH ON NUTRITION AND BEHAVIOR
MEDITERRANEAN DIET MAY REDUCE DEPRESSION RISK
OMEGA-3 SUPPLEMENTS IMPROVE COGNITION, MEMORY IN CHILDREN
QUOTABLE: DAN JONES
QUOTABLE: POLICY STATEMENT, LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES INITIATIVE
QUOTABLE: ROBIN LaDUE AND TOM DUNNE
STUDIES SHOW THAT KIDS WITH CONDUCT DISORDER, DELINQUENCY HAVE TROUBLE READING EXPRESSIONS
VIOLENT BEHAVIOR: CONSIDER ROLE OF ENVIRONMENTAL TOXIN

Volume 16, No. 1, 2010


A DECADE OF READING: SELECTIONS FROM CRIME TIMES BOOK REVIEWS, 2000-2010
ABNORMAL FEAR RESPONSE AT AGE THREE RAISES CRIMINALITY RISK
ANIMAL STUDY: HIGH LEVELS OF OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS MAY PROTECT AGAINST SENSORY OVERLOAD
BOOK REVIEW: THE ULTRAMIND SOLUTION BY MARK HYMAN, M.D.
GASOLINE VAPORS LINKED TO INCREASED AGGRESSION, BRAIN CHEMICAL ALTERATIONS
HIGH LEAD LEVELS MAY INCREASE RISK FOR DEPRESSION, PANIC
KIDS IN NORTH AMERICA DEFICIENT IN BRAIN-BUILDING OMEGA-3s
LEAD DAMAGES BRAIN REGIONS AFFECTING BEHAVIOR, EMOTIONS
LOW PRENATAL FOLATE LINKED TO HYPERACTIVITY, PEER PROBLEMS IN KIDS
QUOTABLE: GAIL S. ANDERSON
QUOTABLE: THE GUARDIAN (UK)
TREATMENT WITH DIETARY AMINO ACIDS MAY REDUCE COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT AFTER BRAIN INJURY

Volume 16, No. 2, 2010


ADDING DHA TO KIDS’ DIETS MAY INCREASE CORTICAL ACTIVATION
ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER LINKED TO HIGHER RATE OF YOUNG ADULT CRIMINALITY
BOOK REVIEW: THE NDD BOOK
CHILDREN WITH ADHD HAVE LOW BLOOD LEVELS OF KEY NUTRIENTS
DUTCH PRISON STUDY: NUTRIENTS REDUCE BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
FEMALE HORMONE MAY AID IN HEALING AFTER BRAIN INJURY
LEAD LEVELS LINKED TO ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
LOW LEVELS OF ZINC, IRON ASSOCIATED WITH ADHD
OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS MAY REDUCE RISK OF PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS
OMEGA-3s MAY REDUCE KIDS’ BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
PEOPLE WITH PSYCHOPATHIC TRAITS ARE WIRED TO SEEK REWARDS DESPITE RISKS, NEW STUDY FINDS
PESTICIDE ASSOCIATED WITH CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS
PRENATAL PHTHALATE EXPOSURE LINKED TO BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS
QUOTABLE: BERNARD RIMLAND, Ph.D.
QUOTABLE: DEAN MOBBS ET AL.
QUOTABLE: SCOTT M. SHANNON AND EMILY HECKMAN

Volume 16, No. 3, 2010


Book Review: Bad Attitute
BRAINS OF VIOLENT, ANTISOCIAL ADOLESCENT GIRLS “MAY WORK DIFFERENTLY” THAN THOSE OF PEERS
A DIETARY CAUTION: COMBINATION OF BPA, SOY CHEMICAL MAY HARM DEVELOPING FETAL BRAIN
HEAVY PRENATAL POLLUTION EXPOSURE MAY LEAD TO DROP IN IQ
KIDS WHO EAT WESTERN DIET HAVE HIGHER RATES OF ADHD
LARGE-SCALE STUDY FINDS OMEGA-3s CAN REDUCE DEPRESSION
LITHIUM’s EFFECTIVENESS IN TREATING BIPOLAR DISORDER LINKED TO EFFECTS ON DHA METABOLISM
LOW VITAMIN D: A RISK FACTOR FOR PREMATURITY?
PESTICIDES LINKED TO CHILDHOOD ADHD
POOR EXECUTIVE FUNCTION SKILLS LINKED TO VIOLENT CRIMES
QUOTABLE: DONALD R. MATTISON
QUOTABLE: STEPHEN NEAFCY
REPORT CALLS FOR MORE RESEARCH ON NUTRITION/VIOLENCE LINK

Volume 16, No. 4, 2010


‘BAD BOYS:’ ANTISOCIAL MALES’ BRAINS MAY BE MALFUNCTIONING
CRIME TIMES RECOMMENDS WEBSITES
EARLY CHOLINE SUPPLEMENTATION MAY ENHANCE COGNITION
FROM THE BOOKSHELF - CRIMINALS IN THE MAKING: CRIMINALITY ACROSS THE LIFE COURSE
FROM THE BOOKSHELF - HOW THE HAZARDOUS CHEMISTRY OF EVERYDAY THINGS THREATENS OUR HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
FROM THE BOOKSHELF - SPARK: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain
IN MEMORIAM: LISA WACKER
LARGE-SCALE STUDY INDICATES THAT CHILDREN WITH PSYCHOPATHIC TRAITS ARE POOR READERS
MENTAL HEALTH COURTS LOWER RE-ARREST RATES
QUOTABLE: BERNARD WEISS AND PHILIP J. LANDRIGAN
QUOTABLE: CATHERINE MONK
QUOTABLE: LORD DAVID RAMSBOTHAM AND BERNARD GESCH
QUOTABLE: MICHAEL CRAWFORD
QUOTABLE: ROGER D. MASTERS
QUOTABLE: WILLIAM SEARS
QUOTABLE: W.J. CRINNION
VIOLENT VIDEOS DESENSITIZE KEY BRAIN REGIONS IN TEENS