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Family Drama Is Bad for Your Health

Keep this in mind over the holiday season: A new study reveals family tension takes a toll on health over time

Illustration: Matija Medved

TThanksgiving dinners are frequently fraught affairs. The yearly family gatherings start out politely enough, but a few glasses of wine later, exchanges can turn nasty as buried resentments rise to the surface or…




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Tom Jacobs

Tom Jacobs

Tom Jacobs is a California-based journalist who focuses on psychology, behavior, creativity, and the arts. He was the senior staff writer of Pacific Standard.

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