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Blood Marker May Identify Risk of Postpartum Depression

KI Director Dr. Sue Carter is part of a research team that has identified a blood marker that may help clinicians identify which new mothers are at highest risk of developing postpartum depression (PPD).

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Is the Romantic Kiss a human universal?

Dr. Justin Garcia and co-authors found less than half of cultures surveyed participate in romantic–sexual kissing. The more socially complex the culture, the higher frequency of kissing. Am.Anthropologist, July, 2015


Please note: Due to renovation construction, the Kinsey Institute will be closed to gallery & tour visitors from August 1-September 10, 2015. The Library remains open.

In the Gallery

Hold That Pose and Secret Impressions explore the mass production of erotic images in the early 19th century. Both shows end July 31

Paul Gebhard, former Director, died on July 9, 2015.

 

Dr. Paul Gebhard, 1917-2015

The former Kinsey Director and last original member of the Kinsey team died on July 9, just after his 98th birthday.


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