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The NFL Needs to Stop Promoting a Racial Slur

Jacqueline Pata, CEO of The National Congress for the American Indian, and Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Indian Nation, cite Dr. Mike’s scientific report as evidence of the harmful psychological effects of the Washington football team using a dictionary defined racial slur as its team name. http://time.com/4859656/washington-redskins-dan-snyder-supreme-court/

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The Washington football team’s legal victory isn’t a win worth celebrating

Washington Post cites Dr. Mike’s scientific report on the harmful effects of the Washington football mascot in its editorial on recent trademark case. https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-washington-football-teams-victory-over-the-federal-trademark-office-isnt-a-win-worth-celebrating/2017/07/04/9e337e68-5cf7-11e7-a9f6-7c3296387341_story.html?utm_term=.3b18cf362f7c

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Bravewords: Guitarist Jason Becker and Eddie Van Halen

Bravewords quotes Dr. Mike’s Psychology Today article based on his interview with Jason Becker, who discusses how Eddie Van Halen helps financially support Becker and his family. Read article in Bravewords: http://bravewords.com/news/guitarist-jason-becker-when-i-met-eddie-van-halen-he-cried-from-compassion-and-he-still-helps-my-family-and-me-financially  

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Guilt and Weight Loss

Dr. Mike talks with Pop Sugar about how feelings of guilt and negative body image interfere with weight management. Read article at: https://www.popsugar.com/fitness/Guilt-Weight-Loss-31135665  

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